Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2012
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1926
Jul–Aug 2012
2-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2011 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2016
Jun–Aug 2012
3-Month
10.21"
(259.33mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1928
Ties: 1919, 1929
May–Aug 2012
4-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1935
Apr–Aug 2012
5-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-3.97"
(-100.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Aug 2012
6-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
-4.19"
(-106.42mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1935
Feb–Aug 2012
7-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1935
Jan–Aug 2012
8-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
-5.88"
(-149.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1950
Dec 2011–Aug 2012
9-Month
32.37"
(822.20mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-4.96"
(-125.98mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1950
Nov 2011–Aug 2012
10-Month
39.95"
(1,014.73mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Oct 2011–Aug 2012
11-Month
42.89"
(1,089.41mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
-0.87"
(-22.09mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Sep 2011–Aug 2012
12-Month
48.78"
(1,239.01mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Mar 2011–Aug 2012
18-Month
84.72"
(2,151.89mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Sep 2010–Aug 2012
24-Month
103.17"
(2,620.52mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
9.25"
(234.95mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Sep 2009–Aug 2012
36-Month
152.42"
(3,871.47mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2010 1942
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Sep 2008–Aug 2012
48-Month
201.51"
(5,118.35mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2010 1943
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Sep 2007–Aug 2012
60-Month
253.82"
(6,447.03mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
18.81"
(477.78mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1944
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/