Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Ties: 1947, 1970
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 2015
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
31.75"
(806.45mm)
25.01"
(635.25mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1950
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
35.06"
(890.52mm)
28.63"
(727.20mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1979
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1927
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
34.66"
(880.36mm)
8.08"
(205.24mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Ties: 1973
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
44.42"
(1,128.27mm)
38.39"
(975.11mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1927
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
48.70"
(1,236.98mm)
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1927
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2006 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
99.38"
(2,524.25mm)
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
5.44"
(138.17mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
140.58"
(3,570.73mm)
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2007 1942
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
191.38"
(4,861.05mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2003 1944
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
247.76"
(6,293.10mm)
234.99"
(5,968.75mm)
12.77"
(324.35mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2004 1944
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/