Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, May 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2004
1-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Apr–May 2004
2-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2011
Ties: 1995
Mar–May 2004
3-Month
17.16"
(435.86mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 1933
Feb–May 2004
4-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2011
Jan–May 2004
5-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 1995
Dec 2003–May 2004
6-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
25.01"
(635.25mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1950
Ties: 1995
Nov 2003–May 2004
7-Month
32.57"
(827.28mm)
28.63"
(727.20mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1979
Oct 2003–May 2004
8-Month
34.99"
(888.75mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1927
Sep 2003–May 2004
9-Month
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
34.66"
(880.36mm)
6.08"
(154.44mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Aug 2003–May 2004
10-Month
45.61"
(1,158.49mm)
38.39"
(975.11mm)
7.22"
(183.38mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1927
Jul 2003–May 2004
11-Month
50.28"
(1,277.11mm)
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1927
Jun 2003–May 2004
12-Month
56.38"
(1,432.05mm)
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
9.39"
(238.50mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Dec 2002–May 2004
18-Month
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 2002–May 2004
24-Month
109.09"
(2,770.89mm)
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 2001–May 2004
36-Month
162.98"
(4,139.69mm)
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2003 1942
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 2000–May 2004
48-Month
202.67"
(5,147.82mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1944
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1999–May 2004
60-Month
242.60"
(6,162.04mm)
234.99"
(5,968.75mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2003 1944
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/