Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 05-24-2017 to 08-21-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 74 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 85 in the West to 82 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 66 degrees in the West
to 63 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 99 at EVANSVILLE ASOS and the extreme low was 46 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 14.36 inches statewide which was 1.62 inches above normal
and 113% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 11.92 inches, Central 14.57 inches,
Bluegrass 14.41 inches and East 16.52 inches, which was -0.41, 1.79, 1.80 and 3.30 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 6.95 inches at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS to a high of 21.91
inches at ALBANY 1N.