Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1990
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1978
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1960 1963
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1919
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1963
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1960 1953
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
22.15"
(562.61mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1960 1953
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1979
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
33.65"
(854.71mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
38.94"
(989.08mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
44.36"
(1,126.74mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Ties: 1906
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
48.93"
(1,242.82mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
6.19"
(157.22mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
51.44"
(1,306.58mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
70.00"
(1,778.00mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1979
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
92.34"
(2,345.44mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
136.16"
(3,458.46mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
180.23"
(4,577.84mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
235.36"
(5,978.14mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1944
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/