Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1989
1-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1988 1963
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1919
Sep–Oct 1989
2-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
2.51"
(63.76mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1988 1963
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Aug–Oct 1989
3-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1953
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Ties: 1898
Jul–Oct 1989
4-Month
17.41"
(442.21mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1988 1953
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Ties: 1996
Jun–Oct 1989
5-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
May–Oct 1989
6-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Apr–Oct 1989
7-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
5.07"
(128.77mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1979
Mar–Oct 1989
8-Month
37.82"
(960.63mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
6.31"
(160.28mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Oct 1989
9-Month
47.67"
(1,210.82mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
12.56"
(319.03mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Oct 1989
10-Month
52.23"
(1,326.64mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
12.92"
(328.17mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1950
Dec 1988–Oct 1989
11-Month
56.05"
(1,423.67mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
12.69"
(322.33mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 1988–Oct 1989
12-Month
63.36"
(1,609.34mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
16.38"
(416.05mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
May 1988–Oct 1989
18-Month
83.08"
(2,110.23mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
13.41"
(340.61mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Nov 1987–Oct 1989
24-Month
105.31"
(2,674.87mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
11.39"
(289.30mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Nov 1986–Oct 1989
36-Month
144.65"
(3,674.11mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1942
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Nov 1985–Oct 1989
48-Month
184.21"
(4,678.93mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1988 1943
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Nov 1984–Oct 1989
60-Month
232.99"
(5,917.95mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/