Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1945 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1928
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1928
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1935
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1924
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
24.67"
(626.62mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1935
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1935
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
34.22"
(869.19mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1950
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1950
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1979
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1979
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
48.20"
(1,224.28mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1909
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
75.22"
(1,910.59mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
97.97"
(2,488.44mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
136.71"
(3,472.43mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
-4.28"
(-108.72mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Ties: 2008
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
182.78"
(4,642.61mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1945 1943
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
226.78"
(5,760.21mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-8.23"
(-209.04mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1945 1944
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/