Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2015
1-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2012 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1926
Ties: 1903
Jul–Aug 2015
2-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun–Aug 2015
3-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
5.71"
(145.03mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
May–Aug 2015
4-Month
20.70"
(525.78mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1935
Apr–Aug 2015
5-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Aug 2015
6-Month
35.32"
(897.13mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
9.84"
(249.94mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1935
Feb–Aug 2015
7-Month
38.58"
(979.93mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1935
Jan–Aug 2015
8-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1950
Dec 2014–Aug 2015
9-Month
43.91"
(1,115.31mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1950
Nov 2014–Aug 2015
10-Month
46.34"
(1,177.04mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Oct 2014–Aug 2015
11-Month
52.03"
(1,321.56mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2014 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Sep 2014–Aug 2015
12-Month
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Mar 2014–Aug 2015
18-Month
80.85"
(2,053.59mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Sep 2013–Aug 2015
24-Month
104.51"
(2,654.55mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
10.59"
(268.98mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Sep 2012–Aug 2015
36-Month
159.24"
(4,044.70mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
18.25"
(463.55mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2014 1942
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Sep 2011–Aug 2015
48-Month
208.02"
(5,283.71mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2013 1943
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Sep 2010–Aug 2015
60-Month
262.41"
(6,665.21mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
27.40"
(695.96mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2014 1944
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/