Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1901
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1937
Ties: 2016
Dec 1900–Jan 1901
2-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1937
Nov 1900–Jan 1901
3-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1937
Oct 1900–Jan 1901
4-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1920
Sep 1900–Jan 1901
5-Month
17.28"
(438.91mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1900 1964
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1937
Aug 1900–Jan 1901
6-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1940
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1927
Jul 1900–Jan 1901
7-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Jun 1900–Jan 1901
8-Month
31.00"
(787.40mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
May 1900–Jan 1901
9-Month
34.68"
(880.87mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Ties: 1987
Apr 1900–Jan 1901
10-Month
36.86"
(936.24mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Mar 1900–Jan 1901
11-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
-3.88"
(-98.56mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Feb 1900–Jan 1901
12-Month
44.08"
(1,119.63mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1899–Jan 1901
18-Month
60.29"
(1,531.37mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
-8.29"
(-210.56mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2020
Feb 1899–Jan 1901
24-Month
87.46"
(2,221.48mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
-6.51"
(-165.36mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1955
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2020
Feb 1898–Jan 1901
36-Month
137.55"
(3,493.77mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2020
Feb 1897–Jan 1901
48-Month
191.17"
(4,855.72mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1899 1905
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2020
Feb 1896–Jan 1901
60-Month
236.38"
(6,004.05mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1900 1905
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/