Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-12-2017 to 09-25-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 72 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees warmer than normal
and 6 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 85 in the West to 81
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 64 degrees in the West
to 60 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 5 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 104 degrees at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was 52 degrees at PIKEVILLE 13S.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.08 inches statewide which was 0.6 inches below normal
and 64% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.32 inches, Central 1.24 inches,
Bluegrass 1.16 inches and East 0.62 inches, which was 0.39, 0.61, 0.35 and 1.03 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.05 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 2.65
inches at GREENVILLE 6N.