Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 07-28-2017 to 09-25-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 71 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 83 in the West to 80 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 3 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 4 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 63 degrees in the West
to 61 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 104 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was 42 at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 9.13 inches statewide which was 1.87 inches above normal
and 126% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 7.38 inches, Central 11.03 inches,
Bluegrass 8.78 inches and East 9.32 inches, which was 0.44, 3.48, 1.79 and 1.75 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 2.85 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 15.90
inches at RUSSELLVILLE 2W.