Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1999 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1926
Ties: 1973
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1928
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1935
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
28.03"
(711.96mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1935
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1935
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
33.50"
(850.90mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1950
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
37.97"
(964.44mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1950
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
42.33"
(1,075.18mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1979
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
46.73"
(1,186.94mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1979
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
49.32"
(1,252.73mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
89.97"
(2,285.24mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
134.22"
(3,409.19mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2001 1942
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
172.93"
(4,392.42mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-15.10"
(-383.54mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2001 1943
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
222.17"
(5,643.12mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
-12.84"
(-326.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/