Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1953
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 1963
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1919
Ties: 2000
Sep–Oct 1953
2-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
-4.04"
(-102.61mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1963
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Aug–Oct 1953
3-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-6.20"
(-157.48mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Jul–Oct 1953
4-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Jun–Oct 1953
5-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
-7.89"
(-200.41mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
May–Oct 1953
6-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Ties: 1999
Apr–Oct 1953
7-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1952 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1979
Mar–Oct 1953
8-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Ties: 2007
Feb–Oct 1953
9-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
-7.57"
(-192.27mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jan–Oct 1953
10-Month
32.27"
(819.66mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
-7.04"
(-178.81mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1950
Dec 1952–Oct 1953
11-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Nov 1952–Oct 1953
12-Month
39.25"
(996.95mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
May 1952–Oct 1953
18-Month
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
-13.87"
(-352.30mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1951–Oct 1953
24-Month
88.56"
(2,249.42mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-5.36"
(-136.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Nov 1950–Oct 1953
36-Month
136.49"
(3,466.85mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
-4.44"
(-112.77mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1948 1942
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Nov 1949–Oct 1953
48-Month
199.07"
(5,056.38mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
11.06"
(280.93mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1949 1943
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Nov 1948–Oct 1953
60-Month
254.97"
(6,476.24mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1951 1944
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/