Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1926
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2016
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1935
Ties: 1996
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
23.32"
(592.33mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
29.28"
(743.71mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1935
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
39.13"
(993.90mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1935
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
47.51"
(1,206.75mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
10.18"
(258.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1950
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
54.82"
(1,392.43mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
13.33"
(338.59mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
61.79"
(1,569.47mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
14.81"
(376.18mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
80.49"
(2,044.45mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
8.06"
(204.73mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
99.69"
(2,532.13mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
143.59"
(3,647.19mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1942
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
182.43"
(4,633.72mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1988 1943
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
232.32"
(5,900.93mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/