Weather

Fort Knox, Kentucky, weather forecast

During periods of snow and ice the road conditions and delays on Fort Knox may be checked by visiting the official Fort Knox website

Kentucky is occasionally known to have tornadoes from time to time.  The National Weather Service issues two types of alerts during periods of severe storms.  The first alert is a Tornado Watch.  A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for the formation of a tornado.  The second alert is a Tornado Warning.  A Tornado Warning is issued when a tornado funnel cloud has been spotted  or a tornado is found by weather radar.  Emergency sirens are activated during a Tornado Warning.  Upon hearing the sirens or being notified by TV or radio you should seek shelter. For more information on tornados please read the NOAA Tornado Guide.

Fort Knox Average Temperatures and Precipitation


  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 41 47 57 67 75 83 87 86 79 68 56 45
Low 25 29 37 46 56 65 70 68 61 49 39 30
Average 33 38 47 56 66 74 78 77 70 59 48 37
Precipitation 3.3 in 3.3 in 4.4 in 3.9 in 4.9 in 3.8 in 4.3 in 3.4 in 3.0 in 2.8 in 3.8 in 3.7 in
Note: Precipitation between the months of November and April maybe either rain or snow.