Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1926
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1928
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1994 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1935
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1994 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1935
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1935
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
38.51"
(978.15mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
5.22"
(132.58mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1950
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
43.27"
(1,099.06mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1950
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
48.27"
(1,226.06mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
7.32"
(185.93mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1979
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
51.17"
(1,299.72mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
7.41"
(188.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1979
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
57.53"
(1,461.26mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
88.08"
(2,237.23mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
108.39"
(2,753.11mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
14.47"
(367.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
154.68"
(3,928.87mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
13.69"
(347.72mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1942
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
208.32"
(5,291.33mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
20.29"
(515.37mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1943
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
250.41"
(6,360.41mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
15.40"
(391.16mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1944
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/