Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, October 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1961
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1958 1963
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1919
Sep–Oct 1961
2-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1953 1963
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Aug–Oct 1961
3-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jul–Oct 1961
4-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 1953
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1979
Ties: 2000
Jun–Oct 1961
5-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
May–Oct 1961
6-Month
24.50"
(622.30mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Apr–Oct 1961
7-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
26.79"
(680.47mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Mar–Oct 1961
8-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Feb–Oct 1961
9-Month
39.78"
(1,010.41mm)
35.11"
(891.79mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jan–Oct 1961
10-Month
42.29"
(1,074.17mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
2.98"
(75.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1950
Dec 1960–Oct 1961
11-Month
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1960–Oct 1961
12-Month
48.45"
(1,230.63mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
May 1960–Oct 1961
18-Month
71.48"
(1,815.59mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Nov 1959–Oct 1961
24-Month
91.06"
(2,312.92mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
Nov 1958–Oct 1961
36-Month
131.52"
(3,340.61mm)
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
-9.41"
(-239.01mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1942
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Nov 1957–Oct 1961
48-Month
184.66"
(4,690.36mm)
188.01"
(4,775.45mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1957 1943
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Nov 1956–Oct 1961
60-Month
233.51"
(5,931.15mm)
235.02"
(5,969.51mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1944
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/