Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1926
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
5.31"
(134.88mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1928
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
6.53"
(165.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1935
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
31.05"
(788.67mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1935
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
36.02"
(914.91mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1935
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
33.29"
(845.57mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1950
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
44.42"
(1,128.27mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1950
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
48.81"
(1,239.77mm)
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
7.86"
(199.64mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
52.77"
(1,340.36mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
9.01"
(228.86mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Ties: 2003
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
55.66"
(1,413.76mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
90.98"
(2,310.89mm)
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
18.55"
(471.17mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
109.88"
(2,790.95mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
15.96"
(405.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
160.17"
(4,068.32mm)
140.99"
(3,581.15mm)
19.18"
(487.17mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1942
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
214.90"
(5,458.46mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1943
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
263.68"
(6,697.47mm)
235.01"
(5,969.25mm)
28.67"
(728.22mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1944
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/