Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1990
1-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
6.61"
(167.90mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Nov–Dec 1990
2-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Oct–Dec 1990
3-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1989 1963
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1919
Sep–Dec 1990
4-Month
21.48"
(545.59mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1963
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2018
Aug–Dec 1990
5-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1989 1953
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul–Dec 1990
6-Month
29.06"
(738.12mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1989 1953
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Jun–Dec 1990
7-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
May–Dec 1990
8-Month
39.00"
(990.60mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1989 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Apr–Dec 1990
9-Month
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
7.54"
(191.51mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar–Dec 1990
10-Month
45.00"
(1,143.00mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1989 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–Dec 1990
11-Month
51.36"
(1,304.54mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
8.62"
(218.94mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Jan–Dec 1990
12-Month
55.41"
(1,407.41mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
8.47"
(215.13mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Jul 1989–Dec 1990
18-Month
78.33"
(1,989.58mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1979
Jan 1989–Dec 1990
24-Month
113.15"
(2,874.01mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
19.27"
(489.46mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jan 1988–Dec 1990
36-Month
156.70"
(3,980.18mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
15.80"
(401.32mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1989 1954
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jan 1987–Dec 1990
48-Month
195.14"
(4,956.56mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
7.19"
(182.63mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1989 1904
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jan 1986–Dec 1990
60-Month
237.72"
(6,038.09mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1989 1944
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/