Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1941
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
-2.18"
(-55.38mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
11.36"
(288.54mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Ties: 1986
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
-4.27"
(-108.45mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
25.01"
(635.25mm)
-5.84"
(-148.33mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1950
Ties: 1960
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
28.63"
(727.20mm)
-5.51"
(-139.95mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1979
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1927
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
28.39"
(721.11mm)
34.66"
(880.36mm)
-6.27"
(-159.25mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
32.50"
(825.50mm)
38.39"
(975.11mm)
-5.89"
(-149.61mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1927
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
37.52"
(953.01mm)
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
-5.21"
(-132.33mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1927
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
45.09"
(1,145.29mm)
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1934 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
77.37"
(1,965.20mm)
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
100.31"
(2,547.87mm)
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
6.37"
(161.79mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
138.93"
(3,528.82mm)
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1933 1942
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
193.93"
(4,925.82mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1934 1944
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
244.04"
(6,198.62mm)
234.99"
(5,968.75mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1935 1944
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 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/