Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1926
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2016
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1928
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1935
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
24.77"
(629.16mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1935
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1935
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1950
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
42.47"
(1,078.74mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1950
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
50.34"
(1,278.64mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
9.39"
(238.51mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
53.40"
(1,356.36mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
55.69"
(1,414.53mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
8.71"
(221.24mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
87.33"
(2,218.18mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
111.43"
(2,830.32mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
17.51"
(444.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
160.51"
(4,076.95mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
19.52"
(495.80mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1942
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
209.62"
(5,324.35mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
21.59"
(548.39mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1943
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
254.02"
(6,452.11mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
19.01"
(482.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/