Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, September 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1938
1-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2019
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1979
Aug–Sep 1938
2-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1937 2008
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1979
Jul–Sep 1938
3-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1937 1999
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1979
Ties: 2009
Jun–Sep 1938
4-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1979
May–Sep 1938
5-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1979
Apr–Sep 1938
6-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
24.00"
(609.60mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1979
Mar–Sep 1938
7-Month
34.46"
(875.28mm)
28.71"
(729.23mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Feb–Sep 1938
8-Month
36.91"
(937.51mm)
32.32"
(820.93mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Jan–Sep 1938
9-Month
40.71"
(1,034.03mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1950
Dec 1937–Sep 1938
10-Month
43.87"
(1,114.30mm)
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1937–Sep 1938
11-Month
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Oct 1937–Sep 1938
12-Month
50.03"
(1,270.76mm)
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1936 1941
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Apr 1937–Sep 1938
18-Month
72.02"
(1,829.31mm)
70.96"
(1,802.38mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1979
Oct 1936–Sep 1938
24-Month
102.92"
(2,614.17mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1937 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1950
Oct 1935–Sep 1938
36-Month
139.38"
(3,540.25mm)
140.96"
(3,580.38mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1942
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Oct 1934–Sep 1938
48-Month
195.11"
(4,955.79mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1943
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Oct 1933–Sep 1938
60-Month
236.55"
(6,008.37mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1934 1944
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019

Citing This Page

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