Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of February 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1947

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1947
1-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1990
Nov–Dec 1947
2-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Oct–Dec 1947
3-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1943 1963
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1919
Sep–Dec 1947
4-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1943 1963
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Aug–Dec 1947
5-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1943 1953
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jul–Dec 1947
6-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1943 1953
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1979
Jun–Dec 1947
7-Month
22.49"
(571.25mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-3.49"
(-88.64mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
May–Dec 1947
8-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Apr–Dec 1947
9-Month
32.82"
(833.63mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Mar–Dec 1947
10-Month
35.23"
(894.84mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Feb–Dec 1947
11-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-6.86"
(-174.25mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jan–Dec 1947
12-Month
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
-4.93"
(-125.23mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jul 1946–Dec 1947
18-Month
62.28"
(1,581.91mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1979
Jan 1946–Dec 1947
24-Month
88.05"
(2,236.47mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan 1945–Dec 1947
36-Month
139.88"
(3,552.95mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1945 1954
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan 1944–Dec 1947
48-Month
182.13"
(4,626.10mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jan 1943–Dec 1947
60-Month
220.36"
(5,597.14mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
-14.64"
(-371.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1945 1944
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/