Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, September 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1980
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1978 2019
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Aug–Sep 1980
2-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1973 2008
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Jul–Sep 1980
3-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1999
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Ties: 1947
Jun–Sep 1980
4-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
May–Sep 1980
5-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Apr–Sep 1980
6-Month
20.52"
(521.21mm)
24.00"
(609.60mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Mar–Sep 1980
7-Month
26.02"
(660.91mm)
28.71"
(729.23mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Sep 1980
8-Month
27.49"
(698.25mm)
32.32"
(820.93mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan–Sep 1980
9-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
-6.56"
(-166.63mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1950
Dec 1979–Sep 1980
10-Month
33.68"
(855.47mm)
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
-6.89"
(-175.01mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 1979–Sep 1980
11-Month
39.36"
(999.74mm)
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
-4.83"
(-122.69mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Oct 1979–Sep 1980
12-Month
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Apr 1979–Sep 1980
18-Month
78.97"
(2,005.84mm)
70.96"
(1,802.38mm)
8.01"
(203.46mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Oct 1978–Sep 1980
24-Month
110.57"
(2,808.48mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
16.64"
(422.66mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Oct 1977–Sep 1980
36-Month
158.64"
(4,029.46mm)
140.96"
(3,580.38mm)
17.68"
(449.08mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1942
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Ties: 2016
Oct 1976–Sep 1980
48-Month
200.69"
(5,097.53mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
12.66"
(321.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1943
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
Ties: 1982
Oct 1975–Sep 1980
60-Month
248.37"
(6,308.60mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
13.34"
(338.84mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/