Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1997 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1937
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1981
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1937
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1993 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1937
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1920
Ties: 1935
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
-3.61"
(-91.69mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1937
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
17.64"
(448.06mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-3.99"
(-101.34mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1927
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
-5.93"
(-150.62mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
35.05"
(890.27mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
46.16"
(1,172.46mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
2.82"
(71.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
49.44"
(1,255.78mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
74.34"
(1,888.24mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1980
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
104.77"
(2,661.16mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2005
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
152.78"
(3,880.61mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1951
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
201.36"
(5,114.54mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
13.33"
(338.58mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
249.85"
(6,346.19mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/