Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1951
1-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Nov–Dec 1951
2-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Oct–Dec 1951
3-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1950 1963
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1919
Sep–Dec 1951
4-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1963
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2018
Aug–Dec 1951
5-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
6.62"
(168.14mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1950 1953
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Jul–Dec 1951
6-Month
27.08"
(687.83mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1950 1953
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1979
Jun–Dec 1951
7-Month
32.08"
(814.83mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
May–Dec 1951
8-Month
34.66"
(880.36mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
4.34"
(110.23mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Apr–Dec 1951
9-Month
38.03"
(965.96mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Mar–Dec 1951
10-Month
42.97"
(1,091.44mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Feb–Dec 1951
11-Month
47.61"
(1,209.29mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jan–Dec 1951
12-Month
55.04"
(1,398.02mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jul 1950–Dec 1951
18-Month
80.77"
(2,051.56mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Jan 1950–Dec 1951
24-Month
117.67"
(2,988.82mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1949–Dec 1951
36-Month
168.87"
(4,289.30mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
27.97"
(710.44mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1954
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jan 1948–Dec 1951
48-Month
218.88"
(5,559.55mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jan 1947–Dec 1951
60-Month
260.89"
(6,626.61mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1950 1944
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/