Easter Weather Extremes in Kentucky

This Easter Sunday is forecast to be a very tranquil and pleasant holiday compared to some of our previous Easters. 

What You Need To Know

  • Temperatures have reached the 80s on Easter
  • On Easter Sunday 1940, some areas never climbed above freezing for the day
  • Over two inches of rain fell in 1932 in Bowling Green
  • Louisville picked up over a half-foot of snow on Easter 1970

Some of you may recall our snowy Easter from 1970 when many areas in the Commonwealth received several inches of snow!

Here is a look at the warmest, coldest, wettest, and snowiest winters for Louisville, Lexington, Bowling Green, and Covington.

Easter Sunday will be a warm one compared to average as highs will be in the upper 60s to lower 70s, with plentiful sunshine.