Average Precipitation for Kentucky in January





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during January 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 January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Ashland 3.1 79
11 Baxter 4.0 102
15 Farmers 3.4 86
14 Jackson 3.6 92
11 London 3.5 90
11 Mount Sterling 3.5 88

North - Central Kentucky

January averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace Park 3.6 92
9 Bernheim Forest 3.5 89
12 Covington 3.0 76
Frankfort 3.3 83
9 Harrington Lake, Dix Dam 3.3 83
12 Lexington 3.2 81
10 Louisville 3.2 82
8 Rough River Lake 3.4 85
10 Warsaw, Markland Dam 3.1 79

South - Central Kentucky

Average amount of rain and snow in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Barren River Lake 3.6 92
10 Bowling Green 3.6 91
10 Mammoth Cave 3.5 88
12 Monticello 4.2 108
10 Nolin River Lake 3.7 94
10 Stearns 4.4 113

Western Kentucky

Precipitation totals for January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Henderson 3.1 80
10 Hopkinsville 3.8 97
9 Kentucky Dam Village 4.1 104
10 Paducah 3.7 93
Reference

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

Kentucky Precipitation
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