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.