Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1949 1981
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1920
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1948 1964
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1949 1940
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1927
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1916
Ties: 2005
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
39.57"
(1,005.08mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1916
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
11.01"
(279.66mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
48.53"
(1,232.66mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
9.89"
(251.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
52.31"
(1,328.67mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
8.97"
(227.83mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2012
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
57.45"
(1,459.23mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
88.31"
(2,243.07mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
114.47"
(2,907.54mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1950 1955
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
168.07"
(4,268.98mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
27.09"
(688.09mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1955
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1951
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
207.15"
(5,261.61mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
19.12"
(485.65mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
254.99"
(6,476.75mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
20.01"
(508.26mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/