Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1987 1981
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1937
Ties: 1901
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1937
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1937
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1920
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
17.90"
(454.66mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1964
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1937
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
22.83"
(579.88mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1940
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1927
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
32.20"
(817.88mm)
25.97"
(659.64mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1916
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
37.67"
(956.82mm)
30.23"
(767.84mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1916
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
5.78"
(146.82mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1916
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
48.62"
(1,234.95mm)
38.64"
(981.46mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
54.96"
(1,395.98mm)
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
11.62"
(295.14mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
58.22"
(1,478.79mm)
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
11.27"
(286.26mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
79.32"
(2,014.73mm)
68.58"
(1,741.93mm)
10.74"
(272.80mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1980
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
104.96"
(2,665.98mm)
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
10.99"
(279.14mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2005
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
157.48"
(3,999.99mm)
140.98"
(3,580.89mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1951
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
202.49"
(5,143.25mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
14.46"
(367.29mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2011 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
268.48"
(6,819.39mm)
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
33.50"
(850.90mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1905
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

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