Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1898
1-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1897 1963
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Sep–Oct 1898
2-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1963
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Aug–Oct 1898
3-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1953
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Ties: 1989
Jul–Oct 1898
4-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
3.08"
(78.24mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1953
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Jun–Oct 1898
5-Month
21.34"
(542.04mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Ties: 1975
May–Oct 1898
6-Month
25.94"
(658.88mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Apr–Oct 1898
7-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
2.47"
(62.73mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Mar–Oct 1898
8-Month
36.61"
(929.89mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Oct 1898
9-Month
38.23"
(971.04mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Oct 1898
10-Month
46.88"
(1,190.75mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Dec 1897–Oct 1898
11-Month
50.66"
(1,286.76mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1897–Oct 1898
12-Month
55.19"
(1,401.83mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
8.21"
(208.54mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
May 1897–Oct 1898
18-Month
71.32"
(1,811.53mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1896–Oct 1898
24-Month
101.42"
(2,576.07mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Nov 1895–Oct 1898
36-Month
146.71"
(3,726.43mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
82nd Driest Driest to Date 1942
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/