Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1955
1-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1937
Dec 1954–Jan 1955
2-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1937
Nov 1954–Jan 1955
3-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
-3.21"
(-81.54mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1937
Oct 1954–Jan 1955
4-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1920
Sep 1954–Jan 1955
5-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1937
Aug 1954–Jan 1955
6-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1954 1940
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1927
Ties: 1928
Jul 1954–Jan 1955
7-Month
22.83"
(579.88mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
Jun 1954–Jan 1955
8-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
Ties: 1948
May 1954–Jan 1955
9-Month
28.82"
(732.03mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
-5.74"
(-145.79mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
Apr 1954–Jan 1955
10-Month
32.54"
(826.52mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
-6.10"
(-154.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Mar 1954–Jan 1955
11-Month
35.23"
(894.84mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
-8.11"
(-206.00mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2012
Feb 1954–Jan 1955
12-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
-9.49"
(-241.05mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1953–Jan 1955
18-Month
50.76"
(1,289.30mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
-17.82"
(-452.63mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Feb 1953–Jan 1955
24-Month
74.74"
(1,898.40mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
-19.23"
(-488.44mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Feb 1952–Jan 1955
36-Month
115.64"
(2,937.26mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
-25.34"
(-643.63mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021
Feb 1951–Jan 1955
48-Month
168.76"
(4,286.50mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-19.27"
(-489.46mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1945 1905
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021
Feb 1950–Jan 1955
60-Month
226.21"
(5,745.73mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
-8.77"
(-222.76mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1948 1905
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/