Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1942
1-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1940 1963
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
Sep–Oct 1942
2-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1941 1963
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2006
Aug–Oct 1942
3-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2006
Jul–Oct 1942
4-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1979
Jun–Oct 1942
5-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1979
May–Oct 1942
6-Month
25.61"
(650.49mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
2.92"
(74.16mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Ties: 1938
Apr–Oct 1942
7-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Mar–Oct 1942
8-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Feb–Oct 1942
9-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2018
Jan–Oct 1942
10-Month
38.76"
(984.50mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1941–Oct 1942
11-Month
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Nov 1941–Oct 1942
12-Month
44.43"
(1,128.52mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
May 1941–Oct 1942
18-Month
65.30"
(1,658.62mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Nov 1940–Oct 1942
24-Month
80.17"
(2,036.32mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-13.75"
(-349.25mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Nov 1939–Oct 1942
36-Month
116.55"
(2,960.37mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
-24.38"
(-619.25mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1942
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Nov 1938–Oct 1942
48-Month
167.14"
(4,245.36mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
-20.87"
(-530.09mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1904 1943
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Nov 1937–Oct 1942
60-Month
213.21"
(5,415.53mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
-21.81"
(-553.98mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1905 1944
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/