Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1990
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1976
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1978
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1919
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2018
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1965 1953
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2018
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
21.15"
(537.21mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1979
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2018
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2018
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
36.05"
(915.67mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
40.83"
(1,037.08mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
44.38"
(1,127.25mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
68.18"
(1,731.77mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1979
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
92.04"
(2,337.82mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
134.91"
(3,426.71mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
-5.99"
(-152.15mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
179.12"
(4,549.65mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
-8.83"
(-224.28mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
227.49"
(5,778.25mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
-7.51"
(-190.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1944
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/