Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1920
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1964
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1937
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1940
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1916
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1916
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
34.75"
(882.65mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1916
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2012
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2012
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
49.96"
(1,268.98mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
68.05"
(1,728.47mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1980
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
89.52"
(2,273.81mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
136.23"
(3,460.24mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1951
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
184.97"
(4,698.24mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
228.24"
(5,797.30mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
-6.74"
(-171.19mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/