Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1970
1-Month
1.25"
(31.75mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Dec 1969–Jan 1970
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1966 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Nov 1969–Jan 1970
3-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Oct 1969–Jan 1970
4-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1920
Sep 1969–Jan 1970
5-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1964
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Aug 1969–Jan 1970
6-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1940
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1927
Jul 1969–Jan 1970
7-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Jun 1969–Jan 1970
8-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
May 1969–Jan 1970
9-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Apr 1969–Jan 1970
10-Month
35.24"
(895.10mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2012
Mar 1969–Jan 1970
11-Month
37.38"
(949.45mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
-5.96"
(-151.39mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2012
Feb 1969–Jan 1970
12-Month
39.56"
(1,004.82mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2012
Aug 1968–Jan 1970
18-Month
59.97"
(1,523.24mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
-8.61"
(-218.69mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1980
Feb 1968–Jan 1970
24-Month
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1955
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Feb 1967–Jan 1970
36-Month
135.01"
(3,429.25mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1951
Feb 1966–Jan 1970
48-Month
178.28"
(4,528.31mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-9.75"
(-247.65mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1905
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Feb 1965–Jan 1970
60-Month
221.12"
(5,616.45mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
-13.86"
(-352.04mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1968 1905
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/