Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, September 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1953
1-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1928 2019
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Aug–Sep 1953
2-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2008
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Jul–Sep 1953
3-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-5.11"
(-129.79mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1999
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Jun–Sep 1953
4-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
May–Sep 1953
5-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-4.86"
(-123.44mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Apr–Sep 1953
6-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
24.00"
(609.60mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1979
Mar–Sep 1953
7-Month
24.47"
(621.54mm)
28.71"
(729.23mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Feb–Sep 1953
8-Month
26.66"
(677.16mm)
32.32"
(820.93mm)
-5.66"
(-143.77mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jan–Sep 1953
9-Month
31.39"
(797.31mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1950
Dec 1952–Sep 1953
10-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Nov 1952–Sep 1953
11-Month
38.37"
(974.60mm)
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Oct 1952–Sep 1953
12-Month
39.78"
(1,010.41mm)
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Apr 1952–Sep 1953
18-Month
57.57"
(1,462.28mm)
70.96"
(1,802.38mm)
-13.39"
(-340.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Oct 1951–Sep 1953
24-Month
89.48"
(2,272.79mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1950
Oct 1950–Sep 1953
36-Month
137.45"
(3,491.23mm)
140.96"
(3,580.38mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1948 1942
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Oct 1949–Sep 1953
48-Month
202.70"
(5,148.58mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1949 1943
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Oct 1948–Sep 1953
60-Month
256.37"
(6,511.80mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
21.34"
(542.04mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1951 1944
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/