Lexington residents expect heat in the summer, but what they might not expect is record-breaking rainfall. These numbers illustrate just how damp things have gotten recently. 38.54Total rainfall, in inches, since Jan. 1.25.68Average total rainfall for Lexington, year to date.27.31Rainfall total in Lexington at this point in 2014. 7.11Total rainfall in Lexington since July 1, 6.4 inches above normal.12.75Total rainfall in Lexington since June 1, 3.35 inches above normal. 3Consecutive summers that will be among the 10 wettest in Kentucky if the current rainfall pattern continues. 0The number of times that three straight summers have been among Kentucky's 10 wettest. 2011The wettest year on record, with 66.35 inches of precipitation.