Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-17-2021 to 10-16-2021

Temperatures for the period averaged 68 degrees across the state which was 5 degrees warmer than normal and 6 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 80 in the West to 77 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 3 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 60 degrees in the West to 59 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 8 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 10 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 0 degrees at BOWLING GREEN 4E.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 4.71 inches statewide which was 1.29 inches above normal and 138% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 3.99 inches, Central 5.96 inches, Bluegrass 5.01 inches and East 3.86 inches, which was 0.5, 2.32, 1.85 and 0.47 inches above normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 1.99 inches at BIG SANDY to a high of 8.24 inches at SCOTTSVILLE 2W.