Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, September 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1997
1-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1987 2019
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Aug–Sep 1997
2-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1987 2008
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Jul–Sep 1997
3-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1983 1999
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Ties: 1998
Jun–Sep 1997
4-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
May–Sep 1997
5-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1994 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Ties: 1984
Apr–Sep 1997
6-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
24.00"
(609.60mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1994 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Mar–Sep 1997
7-Month
34.23"
(869.44mm)
28.71"
(729.23mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–Sep 1997
8-Month
37.51"
(952.75mm)
32.32"
(820.93mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan–Sep 1997
9-Month
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1950
Dec 1996–Sep 1997
10-Month
45.63"
(1,159.00mm)
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Nov 1996–Sep 1997
11-Month
50.63"
(1,286.00mm)
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
6.44"
(163.57mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1979
Oct 1996–Sep 1997
12-Month
53.53"
(1,359.66mm)
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Apr 1996–Sep 1997
18-Month
85.38"
(2,168.65mm)
70.96"
(1,802.38mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Oct 1995–Sep 1997
24-Month
108.13"
(2,746.50mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
14.20"
(360.68mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1950
Oct 1994–Sep 1997
36-Month
154.66"
(3,928.36mm)
140.96"
(3,580.38mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1942
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Oct 1993–Sep 1997
48-Month
206.75"
(5,251.45mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
18.72"
(475.49mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1943
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Oct 1992–Sep 1997
60-Month
249.21"
(6,329.93mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1944
26th 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 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/