Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1913 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1926
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
7.98"
(202.69mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1913 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1928
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
-0.82"
(-20.82mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1935
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
27.56"
(700.02mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1935
Ties: 1981
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1935
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1950
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
41.35"
(1,050.29mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1950
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
42.88"
(1,089.15mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1979
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1979
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
49.01"
(1,244.85mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
72.99"
(1,853.95mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
102.22"
(2,596.39mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
149.86"
(3,806.44mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
8.87"
(225.29mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1916 1942
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
189.51"
(4,813.55mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1943
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Ties: 1959
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
234.46"
(5,955.28mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1915 1944
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/