Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, September 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1988
1-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1987 2019
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Aug–Sep 1988
2-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1987 2008
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1979
Jul–Sep 1988
3-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1987 1999
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1979
Jun–Sep 1988
4-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
May–Sep 1988
5-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Ties: 1943
Apr–Sep 1988
6-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
24.00"
(609.60mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Mar–Sep 1988
7-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
28.71"
(729.23mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–Sep 1988
8-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
32.32"
(820.93mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan–Sep 1988
9-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1950
Ties: 1963
Dec 1987–Sep 1988
10-Month
36.32"
(922.53mm)
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Nov 1987–Sep 1988
11-Month
39.68"
(1,007.87mm)
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
-4.51"
(-114.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Oct 1987–Sep 1988
12-Month
40.30"
(1,023.62mm)
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1963 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Apr 1987–Sep 1988
18-Month
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
70.96"
(1,802.38mm)
-10.80"
(-274.32mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Oct 1986–Sep 1988
24-Month
82.08"
(2,084.83mm)
93.93"
(2,385.82mm)
-11.85"
(-300.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1964 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Oct 1985–Sep 1988
36-Month
123.40"
(3,134.36mm)
140.96"
(3,580.38mm)
-17.56"
(-446.02mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Oct 1984–Sep 1988
48-Month
172.44"
(4,379.98mm)
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
-15.59"
(-395.98mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 1943
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021
Oct 1983–Sep 1988
60-Month
223.49"
(5,676.65mm)
235.03"
(5,969.76mm)
-11.54"
(-293.11mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/