Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Ties: 1911
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1937
Ties: 2009
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-0.68"
(-17.28mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1964
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1937
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
19.33"
(490.98mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1964
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1927
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
23.32"
(592.33mm)
23.32"
(592.33mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
31.20"
(792.48mm)
31.83"
(808.48mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Ties: 1901
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
33.04"
(839.22mm)
35.74"
(907.80mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
38.75"
(984.25mm)
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
59.89"
(1,521.21mm)
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
83.33"
(2,116.58mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
122.66"
(3,115.56mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2021
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
165.00"
(4,191.00mm)
168.96"
(4,291.58mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2022
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
208.91"
(5,306.31mm)
211.17"
(5,363.72mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/