Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2014 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1990
Ties: 1922, 1924
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1978
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2005 1963
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1919
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1963
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2010 1953
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1916
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2014 1953
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1979
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
34.48"
(875.79mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
42.34"
(1,075.44mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
47.31"
(1,201.67mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
4.57"
(116.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
49.19"
(1,249.43mm)
46.94"
(1,192.28mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
79.51"
(2,019.55mm)
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1979
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
107.50"
(2,730.50mm)
93.88"
(2,384.55mm)
13.62"
(345.95mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
154.61"
(3,927.09mm)
140.90"
(3,578.86mm)
13.71"
(348.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2020
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2021
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
253.60"
(6,441.44mm)
235.00"
(5,969.00mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2012 1944
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 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/