Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1920
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1984 1940
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1927
Ties: 1960
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
29.60"
(751.84mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
Ties: 1897
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
34.01"
(863.85mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
40.01"
(1,016.25mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
67.83"
(1,722.88mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
96.72"
(2,456.69mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1984 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1946
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
144.21"
(3,662.93mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1984 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
190.53"
(4,839.46mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1984 1905
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
239.29"
(6,077.97mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/