Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, July 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1979
1-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2015
Jun–Jul 1979
2-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
8.59"
(218.19mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1928
May–Jul 1979
3-Month
16.48"
(418.59mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1935
Apr–Jul 1979
4-Month
23.33"
(592.58mm)
17.03"
(432.56mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Mar–Jul 1979
5-Month
26.58"
(675.13mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1935
Feb–Jul 1979
6-Month
31.17"
(791.72mm)
25.35"
(643.89mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jan–Jul 1979
7-Month
36.90"
(937.26mm)
29.55"
(750.57mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Dec 1978–Jul 1979
8-Month
47.36"
(1,202.94mm)
33.60"
(853.44mm)
13.76"
(349.50mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950
Nov 1978–Jul 1979
9-Month
52.04"
(1,321.82mm)
37.22"
(945.39mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Oct 1978–Jul 1979
10-Month
54.93"
(1,395.22mm)
40.03"
(1,016.76mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Sep 1978–Jul 1979
11-Month
56.17"
(1,426.72mm)
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
12.92"
(328.17mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1978–Jul 1979
12-Month
62.07"
(1,576.58mm)
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
15.09"
(383.29mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Feb 1978–Jul 1979
18-Month
84.14"
(2,137.16mm)
72.30"
(1,836.42mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1977–Jul 1979
24-Month
113.07"
(2,871.98mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Aug 1976–Jul 1979
36-Month
151.72"
(3,853.69mm)
141.01"
(3,581.65mm)
10.71"
(272.04mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1978 1942
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Aug 1975–Jul 1979
48-Month
202.55"
(5,144.77mm)
188.05"
(4,776.47mm)
14.50"
(368.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1944
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021
Aug 1974–Jul 1979
60-Month
259.54"
(6,592.32mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
24.51"
(622.56mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1944
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2022

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/