Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2011
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
13.44"
(341.38mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1950
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.24"
(56.89mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1950
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
20.75"
(527.05mm)
19.68"
(499.87mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1973
Ties: 2017
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
22.83"
(579.88mm)
22.59"
(573.79mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934, 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1927
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
29.60"
(751.84mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1954
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1927
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
34.64"
(879.86mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1927
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
38.16"
(969.26mm)
37.97"
(964.44mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
57.40"
(1,457.96mm)
61.90"
(1,572.26mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
83.41"
(2,118.61mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
125.64"
(3,191.26mm)
126.73"
(3,218.94mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1942
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
167.77"
(4,261.36mm)
168.94"
(4,291.08mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
210.58"
(5,348.73mm)
211.16"
(5,363.46mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/