Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-21-2017 to 08-21-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 78 degrees across the state which was 3 degrees warmer than normal
and no change to the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 92 in the West to 89
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 68 degrees in the West
to 66 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 94 degrees at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 62 degrees at RICHMOND 8E.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.01 inches statewide which was 0.11 inches below normal
and 8% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.02 inches, Central 0.00 inches,
Bluegrass 0.00 inches and East 0.00 inches, which was 0.09, 0.12, 0.12 and 0.13 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at ALBANY 1N to a high of 0.19
inches at HENDERSON 5E.