Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1926
Ties: 1960
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1928
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1935
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
6.16"
(156.47mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1935
Ties: 1973
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
36.21"
(919.73mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1935
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
38.72"
(983.49mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1950
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
41.53"
(1,054.86mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
44.88"
(1,139.95mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
47.15"
(1,197.61mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
72.77"
(1,848.36mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
93.80"
(2,382.52mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
132.60"
(3,368.04mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
-8.39"
(-213.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1956 1942
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
188.28"
(4,782.31mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1943
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
234.07"
(5,945.38mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1944
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/