Average Rainfall for Kentucky in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities, towns and parks in Kentucky.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most sites also have information on the number of days with wet weather. This includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Eastern, North - Central, South - Central and Western Kentucky.

Eastern Kentucky

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Ashland 3.7 94
10 Baxter 4.2 105
9 Farmers 3.6 90
10 Jackson 3.7 94
9 London 3.7 94
8 Mount Sterling 3.6 90

North - Central Kentucky

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace Park 3.5 89
8 Bernheim Forest 3.1 78
9 Covington 3.4 87
Frankfort 3.4 85
8 Harrington Lake, Dix Dam 3.4 87
9 Lexington 3.3 83
8 Louisville 3.3 85
6 Rough River Lake 3.3 84
7 Warsaw, Markland Dam 3.3 85

South - Central Kentucky

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
6 Barren River Lake 3.7 93
8 Bowling Green 3.3 84
9 Mammoth Cave 4.1 104
9 Monticello 4.0 102
7 Nolin River Lake 3.4 87
8 Stearns 3.9 98

Western Kentucky

Precipitation totals for August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
7 Henderson 2.8 72
7 Hopkinsville 3.5 88
6 Kentucky Dam Village 4.1 103
7 Paducah 2.8 70
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Kentucky Precipitation
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