Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1926
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1928
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
-1.47"
(-37.33mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1935
Ties: 1908
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
26.21"
(665.73mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1935
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
33.40"
(848.36mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1935
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
35.16"
(893.06mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
40.14"
(1,019.56mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
42.06"
(1,068.32mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
48.77"
(1,238.76mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
68.63"
(1,743.20mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
82.59"
(2,097.79mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-11.33"
(-287.78mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
123.56"
(3,138.42mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
-17.43"
(-442.73mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1943 1942
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
175.33"
(4,453.38mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-12.70"
(-322.58mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1944 1943
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
224.33"
(5,697.98mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-10.68"
(-271.27mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1944
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/