Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1926
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1935
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1935
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1898 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1935
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
36.38"
(924.05mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1950
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
39.23"
(996.44mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1950
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1979
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
46.82"
(1,189.23mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1979
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
51.11"
(1,298.19mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
78.79"
(2,001.27mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
6.36"
(161.55mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
98.79"
(2,509.27mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
148.95"
(3,783.33mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1898 1942
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
191.37"
(4,860.80mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
69th Driest Driest to Date 1943
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/