Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-18-2017 to 09-24-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 75 degrees across the state which was 8 degrees warmer than normal
and 8 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 89 in the West to 85
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 8 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 66 degrees in the West
to 62 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 9 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 8 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 54 degrees at RICHMOND 8E.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.34 inches statewide which was 0.5 inches below normal
and 40% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.53 inches, Central 0.33 inches,
Bluegrass 0.40 inches and East 0.08 inches, which was 0.32, 0.59, 0.36 and 0.75 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at CAMPBELLSVILLE 7W to a high of 2.03
inches at FRANKLIN 4SW.