Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1919
Ties: 1960
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1987 1953
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2006
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1953
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
16.94"
(430.28mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
19.72"
(500.89mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
25.67"
(652.02mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-5.84"
(-148.33mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
-6.89"
(-175.00mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1950
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
38.59"
(980.19mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-4.77"
(-121.15mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
59.06"
(1,500.12mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
-10.61"
(-269.50mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
81.29"
(2,064.77mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-12.63"
(-320.80mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
120.85"
(3,069.59mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
-20.08"
(-510.03mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
169.63"
(4,308.60mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
-18.38"
(-466.85mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1943
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
220.08"
(5,590.03mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
-14.94"
(-379.48mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1944
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/