Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-21-2017 to 10-19-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 68 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 81 in the West to 78 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 1 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 59 degrees in the West
to 57 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 104 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was 32 at LEXINGTON 7S.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 8.37 inches statewide which was 1.6 inches above normal
and 124% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 8.09 inches, Central 10.67 inches,
Bluegrass 8.16 inches and East 6.57 inches, which was 1.39, 3.43, 1.80 and -0.22 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 1.13 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 15.28
inches at GREENVILLE 6N.