Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1937
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1937
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1937
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1920
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1959 1964
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1937
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1940
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1927
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1916
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
28.19"
(716.03mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1916
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
31.70"
(805.18mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1916
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
33.53"
(851.66mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
-5.11"
(-129.80mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
36.56"
(928.62mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
-6.78"
(-172.22mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
61.60"
(1,564.64mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
82.41"
(2,093.21mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
-11.56"
(-293.63mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
128.75"
(3,270.25mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
-12.23"
(-310.64mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
180.01"
(4,572.25mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-8.02"
(-203.71mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1905
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
233.03"
(5,918.96mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1905
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/