Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-04-2017 to 09-24-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 69 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal
and 4 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 82 in the West to 77
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 4 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 60 degrees in the West
to 57 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 1 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 42 degrees at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.48 inches statewide which was 0.99 inches below normal
and 60% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.61 inches, Central 1.74 inches,
Bluegrass 1.40 inches and East 1.16 inches, which was 0.85, 0.99, 0.85 and 1.28 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.06 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 3.40
inches at FORT KNOX.