Average Precipitation for Kentucky in December





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during December 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 precipitation 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 December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Ashland 3.7 93
12 Baxter 4.5 113
15 Farmers 3.9 100
14 Jackson 4.2 106
12 London 4.2 108
12 Mount Sterling 3.9 98

North - Central Kentucky

December averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace Park 4.7 119
11 Bernheim Forest 4.4 112
13 Covington 3.4 86
Frankfort 4.0 102
9 Harrington Lake, Dix Dam 3.4 87
12 Lexington 3.9 100
12 Louisville 3.8 97
9 Rough River Lake 4.3 109
11 Warsaw, Markland Dam 3.4 87

South - Central Kentucky

Average amount of rain and snow in December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Barren River Lake 4.9 123
11 Bowling Green 4.9 123
12 Mammoth Cave 5.2 131
13 Monticello 4.7 120
11 Nolin River Lake 5.1 130
11 Stearns 5.3 134

Western Kentucky

Precipitation totals for December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Henderson 3.7 95
11 Hopkinsville 4.8 123
9 Kentucky Dam Village 4.4 113
10 Paducah 4.6 117
Reference

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

Kentucky Precipitation
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