Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1926
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1928
Ties: 1986
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1935
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1935
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1935
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
34.36"
(872.74mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1950
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
39.34"
(999.24mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1950
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1979
Ties: 1924
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
43.63"
(1,108.20mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1979
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
45.79"
(1,163.07mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
72.04"
(1,829.82mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
95.03"
(2,413.76mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
143.80"
(3,652.52mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1956 1942
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
177.62"
(4,511.55mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-10.41"
(-264.41mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1943
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
218.59"
(5,552.19mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-16.42"
(-417.06mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1945 1944
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 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/