The pressure in Lexington-Fayette, United States is predicted to quickly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1023 hPa today, which is considered normal.
Weather prediction: Expect gale force weather
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Lexington-Fayette is 8 hPa, with a low of 1017.1 hPa and a high of 1025.1 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
In Lexington-Fayette, the barometric pressure fluctuates throughout the year. During the summer, it tends to be lower, causing hot and humid conditions. In winter, the pressure rises, resulting in colder temperatures. These changes in barometric pressure are influenced by the shifting seasons.
The landscape surrounding Lexington-Fayette plays a role in the atmospheric pressure. Surrounded by rolling hills, the city experiences a phenomenon known as the "bowl effect." This occurs when the hills trap air, leading to slightly higher pressure in the region. It's fascinating how the interaction of the unique geography affects the barometric pressure and consequently, the weather in Lexington-Fayette.