Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1949
1-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1990
Nov–Dec 1949
2-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1978
Oct–Dec 1949
3-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 1963
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1919
Sep–Dec 1949
4-Month
13.80"
(350.52mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1963
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Aug–Dec 1949
5-Month
18.25"
(463.55mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1953
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jul–Dec 1949
6-Month
22.60"
(574.04mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1953
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1979
Jun–Dec 1949
7-Month
27.96"
(710.18mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
May–Dec 1949
8-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Apr–Dec 1949
9-Month
34.15"
(867.41mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Mar–Dec 1949
10-Month
39.22"
(996.19mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–Dec 1949
11-Month
44.41"
(1,128.01mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan–Dec 1949
12-Month
51.20"
(1,300.48mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
4.26"
(108.20mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jul 1948–Dec 1949
18-Month
74.86"
(1,901.44mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1979
Jan 1948–Dec 1949
24-Month
101.21"
(2,570.73mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jan 1947–Dec 1949
36-Month
143.22"
(3,637.79mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jan 1946–Dec 1949
48-Month
189.26"
(4,807.20mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 1904
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jan 1945–Dec 1949
60-Month
241.09"
(6,123.69mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1948 1944
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/