Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-11-2017 to 09-24-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 71 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
and 6 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 84 in the West to 80
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 63 degrees in the West
to 60 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 5 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 95 degrees at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 44 degrees at CARBONDALE ASOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.09 inches statewide which was 0.59 inches below normal
and 65% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.32 inches, Central 1.24 inches,
Bluegrass 1.16 inches and East 0.64 inches, which was 0.39, 0.61, 0.35 and 1 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.