Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1917
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-2.07"
(-52.57mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1990
Nov–Dec 1917
2-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1976
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1978
Oct–Dec 1917
3-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-4.16"
(-105.67mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1908 1963
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1919
Ties: 1908
Sep–Dec 1917
4-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1908 1963
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Aug–Dec 1917
5-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-5.06"
(-128.53mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1908 1953
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Jul–Dec 1917
6-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1908 1953
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1979
Jun–Dec 1917
7-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1913 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
May–Dec 1917
8-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-5.64"
(-143.26mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1913 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Apr–Dec 1917
9-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-4.93"
(-125.22mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Mar–Dec 1917
10-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Feb–Dec 1917
11-Month
39.75"
(1,009.65mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Jan–Dec 1917
12-Month
46.04"
(1,169.42mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 1946
Jul 1916–Dec 1917
18-Month
66.51"
(1,689.35mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1979
Jan 1916–Dec 1917
24-Month
92.20"
(2,341.88mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1914 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1915–Dec 1917
36-Month
144.39"
(3,667.51mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1916 1954
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Jan 1914–Dec 1917
48-Month
186.41"
(4,734.81mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1914 1904
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Jan 1913–Dec 1917
60-Month
233.87"
(5,940.30mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1908 1944
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/