Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2009
1-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1963
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1919
Sep–Oct 2009
2-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2008 1963
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Aug–Oct 2009
3-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
5.23"
(132.85mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1953
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Jul–Oct 2009
4-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1953
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1979
Jun–Oct 2009
5-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
May–Oct 2009
6-Month
33.95"
(862.33mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
11.26"
(286.00mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Apr–Oct 2009
7-Month
38.79"
(985.27mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
12.00"
(304.80mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Mar–Oct 2009
8-Month
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
10.53"
(267.47mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Oct 2009
9-Month
44.51"
(1,130.55mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jan–Oct 2009
10-Month
49.10"
(1,247.14mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1950
Dec 2008–Oct 2009
11-Month
55.17"
(1,401.32mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
11.81"
(299.98mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1979
Nov 2008–Oct 2009
12-Month
57.77"
(1,467.36mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
10.79"
(274.07mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1979
May 2008–Oct 2009
18-Month
75.50"
(1,917.70mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Nov 2007–Oct 2009
24-Month
105.59"
(2,681.99mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
11.67"
(296.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2020
Nov 2006–Oct 2009
36-Month
143.65"
(3,648.71mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2008 1942
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
Nov 2005–Oct 2009
48-Month
195.28"
(4,960.11mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2008 1943
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
Nov 2004–Oct 2009
60-Month
239.96"
(6,094.98mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2008 1944
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/