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Average Last and First Frost Dates
for Kentucky

Based on statistics, there is a 10% chance that a frost will occur outside of the dates listed.  Whether or not a specific plant will be damaged depends on the type of plant, the maturity of the plant, the temperature, the duration, as well as many other variables.

Informational Resources for Gardeners in Kentucky


City Spring Fall
Ashland 5/13 9/30
Barbourville 5/13 9/30
Bardstown 5/12 10/6
Beaver Dam 5/13 10/3
Berea College 4/30 10/6
Bowling Green 4/28 10/7
Campbellsville 5/1 10/6
Carrollton Lock 5/6 10/6
Danville 5/1 10/10
Ford's Ferry Dam 4/15 10/18
Frankfort 5/5 10/10
Greensburg 5/6 10/5
Henderson 4/21 10/8
Hickman 4/15 10/5
Hopkinsville 4/25 10/10
Leitchfield 5/4 10/7
Lexington 5/3 10/10
Louisville 4/19 10/20
Lovelaceville 5/1 10/6
Madisonville 4/24 10/5
Mammoth Cave Park 5/15 10/3
Manchester 5/18 10/3
Maysville Sewage Plant 5/14 10/9
Middlesboro 5/15 10/5
Mount Sterling 5/5 10/9
Murray 4/17 10/10
Owensboro 4/24 10/5
Paducah 4/18 10/15
Princeton 5/4 10/4
Russellville 5/5 10/2
Scottsville 5/4 10/9
Shelbyville 5/5 10/3
Somerset 5/10 10/4
Summer Shade 5/8 10/6
Vanceburg 5/14 9/27
West Liberty 5/18 9/26
Williamsburg 5/11 10/6
Williamstown 5/6 10/11

Source: "Climatography of the U.S. No. 20, Supplement No. 1",  1988,  National Climatic Data Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.  Some data from http://www.crh.noaa.gov/lmk/?n=louisville_freeze_info.

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Updated on April 01, 2014