Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1926
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1928
Ties: 1958
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
19.72"
(500.89mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1935
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
27.10"
(688.34mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1935
Ties: 1995
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1935
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
32.87"
(834.90mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
35.73"
(907.54mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1950
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
38.54"
(978.92mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
44.00"
(1,117.60mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
64.18"
(1,630.17mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
-8.25"
(-209.55mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
76.97"
(1,955.04mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-16.95"
(-430.53mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
114.07"
(2,897.38mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
-26.92"
(-683.77mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1942
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
165.24"
(4,197.10mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-22.79"
(-578.86mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1943
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
213.74"
(5,429.00mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-21.27"
(-540.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1906 1944
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/