Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2018
1-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2016 1963
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1919
Sep–Oct 2018
2-Month
11.13"
(282.70mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1963
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2006
Aug–Oct 2018
3-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1953
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Jul–Oct 2018
4-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1953
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1979
Jun–Oct 2018
5-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1979
May–Oct 2018
6-Month
31.24"
(793.50mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Apr–Oct 2018
7-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1979
Mar–Oct 2018
8-Month
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
9.36"
(237.75mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb–Oct 2018
9-Month
49.86"
(1,266.44mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
14.75"
(374.65mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Oct 2018
10-Month
52.33"
(1,329.18mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
13.02"
(330.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1950
Dec 2017–Oct 2018
11-Month
55.25"
(1,403.35mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1979
Nov 2017–Oct 2018
12-Month
57.54"
(1,461.52mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
10.56"
(268.23mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
May 2017–Oct 2018
18-Month
87.28"
(2,216.91mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
17.61"
(447.29mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Nov 2016–Oct 2018
24-Month
110.70"
(2,811.78mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
16.78"
(426.21mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2020
Nov 2015–Oct 2018
36-Month
162.69"
(4,132.33mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
21.76"
(552.71mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2017 1942
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2020
Nov 2014–Oct 2018
48-Month
215.88"
(5,483.35mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
27.87"
(707.90mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1943
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Nov 2013–Oct 2018
60-Month
266.73"
(6,774.94mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
31.71"
(805.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1944
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/