The average temperature was 73.6ºF, 3.9ºF above the 1971–2000 average. Using the evaporative cooler or air conditioning a lot? We had 301 cooling degree days, 114 more than average.
Although a bit simplistic, the Palmer Drought Severity Index uses rainfall and temperature to evaluate drought severity. Using this index, the US Drought Monitor presently classifies Utah as being abnormally dry or in extreme drought depending on location.
A non-scientific assessment might classify the current situation as crispy.