Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, May 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2013
1-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Apr–May 2013
2-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Ties: 1953
Mar–May 2013
3-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–May 2013
4-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan–May 2013
5-Month
22.14"
(562.36mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Dec 2012–May 2013
6-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
25.01"
(635.25mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1950
Nov 2012–May 2013
7-Month
29.03"
(737.36mm)
28.63"
(727.20mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1979
Oct 2012–May 2013
8-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1927
Sep 2012–May 2013
9-Month
37.94"
(963.68mm)
34.66"
(880.36mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 1932
Aug 2012–May 2013
10-Month
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
38.39"
(975.11mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1927
Jul 2012–May 2013
11-Month
46.65"
(1,184.91mm)
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1927
Jun 2012–May 2013
12-Month
48.15"
(1,223.01mm)
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2009 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Dec 2011–May 2013
18-Month
70.31"
(1,785.87mm)
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2011–May 2013
24-Month
98.33"
(2,497.58mm)
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
4.39"
(111.50mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2010–May 2013
36-Month
153.38"
(3,895.85mm)
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1942
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2009–May 2013
48-Month
205.83"
(5,228.08mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
17.83"
(452.88mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2012 1944
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2008–May 2013
60-Month
249.02"
(6,325.11mm)
234.99"
(5,968.75mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2010 1944
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/