Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1990
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1896 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1978
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 1963
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1919
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1895 1963
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1895 1953
98th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1912
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
21.81"
(553.97mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1953
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
31.04"
(788.42mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
38.61"
(980.69mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
-3.73"
(-94.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Ties: 2012
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
62.67"
(1,591.82mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
82.47"
(2,094.74mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
-11.41"
(-289.81mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
113th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/