Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of November 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1983
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
5.68"
(144.28mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
27.17"
(690.12mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
6.21"
(157.74mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
32.76"
(832.10mm)
25.01"
(635.25mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1950
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
38.58"
(979.93mm)
28.63"
(727.20mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1927
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
49.71"
(1,262.63mm)
34.66"
(880.36mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
38.39"
(975.11mm)
16.12"
(409.44mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
58.78"
(1,493.01mm)
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
16.05"
(407.67mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
64.94"
(1,649.48mm)
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
17.95"
(455.93mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
93.83"
(2,383.28mm)
71.95"
(1,827.53mm)
21.88"
(555.75mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
93.94"
(2,386.08mm)
25.82"
(655.82mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
169.59"
(4,307.59mm)
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
28.62"
(726.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1942
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
226.15"
(5,744.21mm)
188.00"
(4,775.20mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1944
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
275.45"
(6,996.43mm)
234.99"
(5,968.75mm)
40.46"
(1,027.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1944
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/