Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, July 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1940
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-1.53"
(-38.87mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2015
Jun–Jul 1940
2-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
8.59"
(218.19mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
May–Jul 1940
3-Month
9.96"
(252.98mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1935
Apr–Jul 1940
4-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
17.03"
(432.56mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Mar–Jul 1940
5-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1935
Feb–Jul 1940
6-Month
24.61"
(625.09mm)
25.35"
(643.89mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Jan–Jul 1940
7-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
29.55"
(750.57mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jul 1940
8-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
33.60"
(853.44mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1950
Nov 1939–Jul 1940
9-Month
30.03"
(762.76mm)
37.22"
(945.39mm)
-7.19"
(-182.63mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Oct 1939–Jul 1940
10-Month
32.21"
(818.13mm)
40.03"
(1,016.76mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1936 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1950
Sep 1939–Jul 1940
11-Month
33.44"
(849.38mm)
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
-9.81"
(-249.17mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1939–Jul 1940
12-Month
36.34"
(923.04mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
-10.64"
(-270.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1954
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Feb 1939–Jul 1940
18-Month
69.23"
(1,758.44mm)
72.30"
(1,836.42mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1903
Aug 1938–Jul 1940
24-Month
89.44"
(2,271.78mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
-4.49"
(-114.04mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1932 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1937–Jul 1940
36-Month
136.75"
(3,473.45mm)
141.01"
(3,581.65mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1936 1942
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1936–Jul 1940
48-Month
190.16"
(4,830.06mm)
188.05"
(4,776.47mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1937 1944
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1935–Jul 1940
60-Month
227.32"
(5,773.93mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
-7.71"
(-195.83mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1934 1944
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/