Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, February 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1973
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1969 1947
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1989
Jan–Feb 1973
2-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1950
Dec 1972–Feb 1973
3-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1950
Nov 1972–Feb 1973
4-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
15.47"
(392.94mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1937
Oct 1972–Feb 1973
5-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1950
Sep 1972–Feb 1973
6-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
21.50"
(546.10mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Aug 1972–Feb 1973
7-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
25.23"
(640.84mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jul 1972–Feb 1973
8-Month
32.04"
(813.82mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jun 1972–Feb 1973
9-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
33.83"
(859.28mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
May 1972–Feb 1973
10-Month
38.79"
(985.27mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1923
Apr 1972–Feb 1973
11-Month
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Mar 1972–Feb 1973
12-Month
50.72"
(1,288.29mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Sep 1971–Feb 1973
18-Month
73.18"
(1,858.77mm)
68.44"
(1,738.38mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Mar 1971–Feb 1973
24-Month
97.83"
(2,484.88mm)
93.96"
(2,386.58mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Mar 1970–Feb 1973
36-Month
148.89"
(3,781.81mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
7.91"
(200.92mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1942
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2021
Mar 1969–Feb 1973
48-Month
189.95"
(4,824.73mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1943
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2021
Mar 1968–Feb 1973
60-Month
237.97"
(6,044.44mm)
234.94"
(5,967.48mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1972 1944
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/