Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-19-2017 to 09-19-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 73 degrees across the state which was 5 degrees warmer than normal
and no change to the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 86 in the West to 82
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 67 degrees in the West
to 62 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 10 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 92 degrees at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS and the extreme low was 58 degrees at PAINTSVILLE 4W.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.28 inches statewide which was 0.16 inches above normal
and 233% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.41 inches, Central 0.29 inches,
Bluegrass 0.36 inches and East 0.04 inches, which was 0.29, 0.16, 0.25 and -0.08 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at BIG SANDY to a high of 2.03
inches at FRANKLIN 4SW.