Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1987
1-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Dec 1986–Jan 1987
2-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Nov 1986–Jan 1987
3-Month
12.27"
(311.66mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Oct 1986–Jan 1987
4-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1920
Ties: 1947
Sep 1986–Jan 1987
5-Month
19.75"
(501.65mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1986 1964
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1937
Aug 1986–Jan 1987
6-Month
23.01"
(584.45mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1986 1940
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1927
Jul 1986–Jan 1987
7-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
Jun 1986–Jan 1987
8-Month
29.92"
(759.97mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
May 1986–Jan 1987
9-Month
34.68"
(880.87mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
Ties: 1901
Apr 1986–Jan 1987
10-Month
36.11"
(917.19mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2012
Mar 1986–Jan 1987
11-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
-4.53"
(-115.07mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2012
Feb 1986–Jan 1987
12-Month
43.38"
(1,101.85mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1900
Aug 1985–Jan 1987
18-Month
64.41"
(1,636.01mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1980
Feb 1985–Jan 1987
24-Month
86.01"
(2,184.65mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
-7.96"
(-202.19mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Feb 1984–Jan 1987
36-Month
140.10"
(3,558.54mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1983 1955
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1951
Feb 1983–Jan 1987
48-Month
187.59"
(4,764.79mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1984 1905
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Feb 1982–Jan 1987
60-Month
233.91"
(5,941.31mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/