Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2019
1-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1990
Nov–Dec 2019
2-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2017 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1978
Oct–Dec 2019
3-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1963
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1919
Sep–Dec 2019
4-Month
17.35"
(440.69mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2017 1963
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Aug–Dec 2019
5-Month
20.81"
(528.57mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2017 1953
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Jul–Dec 2019
6-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1953
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1979
Jun–Dec 2019
7-Month
34.15"
(867.41mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
May–Dec 2019
8-Month
38.58"
(979.93mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Apr–Dec 2019
9-Month
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Mar–Dec 2019
10-Month
47.20"
(1,198.88mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
8.07"
(204.98mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Feb–Dec 2019
11-Month
56.59"
(1,437.39mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
13.85"
(351.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Jan–Dec 2019
12-Month
61.32"
(1,557.53mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Jul 2018–Dec 2019
18-Month
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Jan 2018–Dec 2019
24-Month
125.06"
(3,176.52mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
31.18"
(791.97mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 2017–Dec 2019
36-Month
175.32"
(4,453.13mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1954
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jan 2016–Dec 2019
48-Month
224.51"
(5,702.55mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
36.56"
(928.62mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jan 2015–Dec 2019
60-Month
282.82"
(7,183.63mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
47.82"
(1,214.63mm)
122nd 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 June 2021, retrieved on June 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/