Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 07-22-2017 to 10-19-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 70 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 82 in the West to 80 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 1 degrees cooler 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 1 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 2 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 13.36 inches statewide which was 2.63 inches above normal
and 125% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 11.20 inches, Central 15.04 inches,
Bluegrass 13.17 inches and East 14.02 inches, which was 0.76, 3.89, 2.88 and 2.98 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 3.62 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 20.05
inches at HODGENVILLE 2E.