Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1974
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1919
Sep–Oct 1974
2-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1973 1963
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2006
Ties: 1957
Aug–Oct 1974
3-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1953
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2006
Jul–Oct 1974
4-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
3.18"
(80.78mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1953
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Jun–Oct 1974
5-Month
22.26"
(565.40mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
May–Oct 1974
6-Month
28.22"
(716.79mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Apr–Oct 1974
7-Month
31.96"
(811.78mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
5.17"
(131.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Mar–Oct 1974
8-Month
36.98"
(939.29mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Feb–Oct 1974
9-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1928, 1945
Jan–Oct 1974
10-Month
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
6.66"
(169.17mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Dec 1973–Oct 1974
11-Month
49.66"
(1,261.36mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Nov 1973–Oct 1974
12-Month
57.53"
(1,461.26mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
May 1973–Oct 1974
18-Month
82.50"
(2,095.50mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1972–Oct 1974
24-Month
111.34"
(2,828.04mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
17.42"
(442.47mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1971–Oct 1974
36-Month
161.77"
(4,108.96mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1942
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Nov 1970–Oct 1974
48-Month
207.54"
(5,271.52mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
19.53"
(496.07mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1943
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1969–Oct 1974
60-Month
257.17"
(6,532.12mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/