Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1995
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
5.44"
(138.17mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
22.71"
(576.83mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
27.31"
(693.67mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
6.51"
(165.35mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
8.93"
(226.83mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
40.81"
(1,036.57mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
10.49"
(266.44mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
44.31"
(1,125.47mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
10.32"
(262.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
48.96"
(1,243.58mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
10.97"
(278.63mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
52.35"
(1,329.69mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
74.60"
(1,894.84mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
93.98"
(2,387.09mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2020
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
135.20"
(3,434.08mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
178.38"
(4,530.85mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
217.60"
(5,527.04mm)
211.18"
(5,363.97mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/