Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1926
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
10.99"
(279.15mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
2.91"
(73.92mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
17.40"
(441.96mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1935
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
4.66"
(118.37mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1935
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1935
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
53.61"
(1,361.69mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
16.28"
(413.51mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
55.34"
(1,405.64mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
59.85"
(1,520.19mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
14.71"
(373.64mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
87.11"
(2,212.59mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
115.56"
(2,935.22mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
21.64"
(549.65mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
159.03"
(4,039.36mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
18.04"
(458.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1949 1942
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
202.93"
(5,154.42mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1949 1943
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
251.13"
(6,378.70mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/