Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 1938
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
17.64"
(448.06mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
22.25"
(565.15mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1932
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
26.30"
(668.02mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1927
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1954
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1927
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
38.11"
(967.99mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1927
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
41.63"
(1,057.40mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
58.70"
(1,490.98mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
82.85"
(2,104.39mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
126.03"
(3,201.16mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
165.25"
(4,197.35mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
208.48"
(5,295.39mm)
211.18"
(5,363.97mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/