Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1926
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2016
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
14.14"
(359.16mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1928
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
19.78"
(502.41mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1935
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
24.65"
(626.11mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1935
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
29.43"
(747.52mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1935
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1950
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
37.37"
(949.20mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1950
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
39.84"
(1,011.94mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1979
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1979
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
49.11"
(1,247.39mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
75.71"
(1,923.03mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
93.51"
(2,375.15mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
135.71"
(3,447.03mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
-5.28"
(-134.12mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
181.88"
(4,619.75mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-6.15"
(-156.21mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1943
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
231.31"
(5,875.27mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 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/