Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1973 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1990
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
7.09"
(180.09mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1978
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1919
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1953
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1953
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
29.35"
(745.49mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
39.05"
(991.87mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
46.21"
(1,173.73mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
53.06"
(1,347.72mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
6.12"
(155.44mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
77.73"
(1,974.34mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
106.31"
(2,700.27mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
163.39"
(4,150.11mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
22.49"
(571.25mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1954
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2020
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
207.77"
(5,277.36mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
19.82"
(503.43mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1973 1904
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
255.43"
(6,487.92mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/