Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, May 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1941
1-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Apr–May 1941
2-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Mar–May 1941
3-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
-7.24"
(-183.89mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–May 1941
4-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-10.15"
(-257.81mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Jan–May 1941
5-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
-11.86"
(-301.24mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Dec 1940–May 1941
6-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
25.01"
(635.25mm)
-12.72"
(-323.08mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1950
Nov 1940–May 1941
7-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
28.63"
(727.20mm)
-12.61"
(-320.29mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1979
Oct 1940–May 1941
8-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
-14.60"
(-370.84mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1927
Sep 1940–May 1941
9-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
34.66"
(880.36mm)
-15.95"
(-405.13mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Aug 1940–May 1941
10-Month
22.37"
(568.20mm)
38.39"
(975.11mm)
-16.02"
(-406.91mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1927
Jul 1940–May 1941
11-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
-17.55"
(-445.77mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1927
Jun 1940–May 1941
12-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
-18.14"
(-460.76mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Dec 1939–May 1941
18-Month
51.15"
(1,299.21mm)
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
-20.80"
(-528.32mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1939–May 1941
24-Month
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
-24.26"
(-616.21mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1938–May 1941
36-Month
122.95"
(3,122.93mm)
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
-18.02"
(-457.71mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1932 1942
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1937–May 1941
48-Month
166.94"
(4,240.28mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
-21.06"
(-534.92mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1905 1944
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1936–May 1941
60-Month
217.19"
(5,516.63mm)
234.99"
(5,968.75mm)
-17.80"
(-452.12mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1944
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/