Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, September 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1987
1-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 2019
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Ties: 1952
Aug–Sep 1987
2-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1983 2008
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Jul–Sep 1987
3-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1983 1999
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Jun–Sep 1987
4-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
May–Sep 1987
5-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Apr–Sep 1987
6-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
24.00"
(609.60mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Mar–Sep 1987
7-Month
23.07"
(585.98mm)
28.71"
(729.23mm)
-5.64"
(-143.25mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–Sep 1987
8-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
32.32"
(820.93mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan–Sep 1987
9-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
-8.23"
(-209.04mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1950
Dec 1986–Sep 1987
10-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
-8.54"
(-216.92mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Nov 1986–Sep 1987
11-Month
38.72"
(983.49mm)
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Oct 1986–Sep 1987
12-Month
41.78"
(1,061.21mm)
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Apr 1986–Sep 1987
18-Month
62.56"
(1,589.02mm)
70.96"
(1,802.38mm)
-8.40"
(-213.36mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Oct 1985–Sep 1987
24-Month
83.10"
(2,110.74mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
-10.83"
(-275.08mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 1941
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1950
Oct 1984–Sep 1987
36-Month
132.14"
(3,356.36mm)
140.96"
(3,580.38mm)
-8.82"
(-224.02mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1942
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Oct 1983–Sep 1987
48-Month
183.19"
(4,653.03mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1983 1943
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Oct 1982–Sep 1987
60-Month
227.17"
(5,770.12mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
-7.86"
(-199.64mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1944
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/