Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2015
1-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2014 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1990
Nov–Dec 2015
2-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1978
Oct–Dec 2015
3-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2014 1963
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1919
Sep–Dec 2015
4-Month
17.76"
(451.10mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1963
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Aug–Dec 2015
5-Month
20.95"
(532.13mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1953
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2018
Jul–Dec 2015
6-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
8.59"
(218.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1953
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Jun–Dec 2015
7-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
9.81"
(249.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
May–Dec 2015
8-Month
38.46"
(976.88mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
8.14"
(206.75mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Apr–Dec 2015
9-Month
46.74"
(1,187.20mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Dec 2015
10-Month
53.08"
(1,348.23mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–Dec 2015
11-Month
56.34"
(1,431.04mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
13.60"
(345.44mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan–Dec 2015
12-Month
58.31"
(1,481.07mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
11.37"
(288.79mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul 2014–Dec 2015
18-Month
81.11"
(2,060.19mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Jan 2014–Dec 2015
24-Month
105.42"
(2,677.67mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
11.54"
(293.12mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jan 2013–Dec 2015
36-Month
161.20"
(4,094.48mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
20.30"
(515.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2020
Jan 2012–Dec 2015
48-Month
204.41"
(5,192.01mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
16.46"
(418.08mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2010 1904
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2021
Jan 2011–Dec 2015
60-Month
268.76"
(6,826.50mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
33.76"
(857.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 1944
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/