Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 10-03-2021 to 10-16-2021
Temperatures for the period averaged 70 degrees across the state which was 10 degrees warmer than normal
and 4 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 80 in the West to 77
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 6 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 5 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 61 degrees in the West
to 61 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 12 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 16 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 89 degrees at HENDERSON 5E and the extreme low was 41 degrees at HARDINSBURG 5SW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 2.39 inches statewide which was 0.87 inches above normal
and 157% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.49 inches, Central 2.79 inches,
Bluegrass 3.11 inches and East 2.15 inches, which was -0.07, 1.22, 1.67 and 0.64 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.49 inches at MAYFIELD 6SW to a high of 5.46
inches at WINCHESTER 3NW.