Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1990
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1941 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1978
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1963
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1919
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1941 1963
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
22.62"
(574.55mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1979
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
35.97"
(913.64mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
38.89"
(987.81mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
46.05"
(1,169.67mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Ties: 1983
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
49.12"
(1,247.65mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
69.82"
(1,773.43mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
83.61"
(2,123.69mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-10.27"
(-260.86mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
123.21"
(3,129.53mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
-17.69"
(-449.33mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1954
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
171.74"
(4,362.20mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
-16.21"
(-411.73mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
218.72"
(5,555.49mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
-16.28"
(-413.51mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1944
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/