Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1955 1958
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1990
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1963
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1990
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1963
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1926
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
20.27"
(514.86mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1926
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
21.01"
(533.65mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
25.46"
(646.68mm)
28.79"
(731.27mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
32.30"
(820.42mm)
36.51"
(927.35mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
39.19"
(995.43mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
56.32"
(1,430.53mm)
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1953
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
78.78"
(2,001.01mm)
84.45"
(2,145.03mm)
-5.67"
(-144.02mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
117.72"
(2,990.09mm)
126.69"
(3,217.93mm)
-8.97"
(-227.84mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1954
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
149.71"
(3,802.63mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
-19.24"
(-488.70mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
186.81"
(4,744.97mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
-24.39"
(-619.51mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/