Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1990
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-3.39"
(-86.10mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1919
Ties: 1965
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-7.42"
(-188.47mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-9.59"
(-243.59mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-10.41"
(-264.41mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1953
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-11.28"
(-286.51mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
20.16"
(512.06mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-10.16"
(-258.07mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-10.32"
(-262.13mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
29.59"
(751.59mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-9.54"
(-242.31mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
31.78"
(807.21mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-10.96"
(-278.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
36.51"
(927.35mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
-10.43"
(-264.93mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
53.35"
(1,355.09mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
-15.35"
(-389.89mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
78.19"
(1,986.03mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-15.69"
(-398.52mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
133.23"
(3,384.04mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
-7.67"
(-194.82mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1945 1954
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
195.86"
(4,974.84mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1949 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
247.06"
(6,275.32mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
12.06"
(306.32mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/