Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1914 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
10.13"
(257.30mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-3.82"
(-97.02mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2011
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
27.86"
(707.64mm)
25.01"
(635.25mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1950
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
28.63"
(727.20mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1979
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
36.05"
(915.67mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1927
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
39.36"
(999.74mm)
34.66"
(880.36mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
45.62"
(1,158.75mm)
38.39"
(975.11mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1927
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
51.21"
(1,300.73mm)
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1927
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
55.99"
(1,422.15mm)
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
77.97"
(1,980.44mm)
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
98.72"
(2,507.49mm)
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
134.68"
(3,420.87mm)
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
-6.29"
(-159.77mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1942
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
185.88"
(4,721.35mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1915 1944
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
240.69"
(6,113.53mm)
234.99"
(5,968.75mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1915 1944
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/