Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-26-2021 to 10-16-2021
Temperatures for the period averaged 69 degrees across the state which was 8 degrees warmer than normal
and 4 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 81 in the West to 78
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 59 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 11 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 12 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 90 degrees at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 41 degrees at CARLISLE 5SW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 2.54 inches statewide which was 0.2 inches above normal
and 108% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 2.02 inches, Central 2.82 inches,
Bluegrass 3.12 inches and East 2.19 inches, which was -0.38, 0.36, 0.93 and -0.13 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.88 inches at PRINCETON 2SE to a high of 6.19
inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS.