Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of April 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1990
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1978
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1953 1963
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1919
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1953 1963
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
16.78"
(426.21mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1979
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-5.46"
(-138.69mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
36.37"
(923.80mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
43.56"
(1,106.42mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
66.39"
(1,686.31mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
86.52"
(2,197.61mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-7.36"
(-186.94mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
123.03"
(3,124.96mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
-17.87"
(-453.90mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
164.71"
(4,183.63mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
-23.24"
(-590.30mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1944 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
219.75"
(5,581.65mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
-15.25"
(-387.35mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1945 1944
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/