Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1962 1953
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1915
Ties: 1922
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1915
Ties: 1902, 1909
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1958
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1915
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
23.80"
(604.52mm)
20.10"
(510.54mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
23.91"
(607.31mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
26.58"
(675.13mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
35.18"
(893.57mm)
29.63"
(752.60mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
39.78"
(1,010.41mm)
32.72"
(831.09mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
45.02"
(1,143.51mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
9.16"
(232.67mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
48.26"
(1,225.80mm)
38.78"
(985.01mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
53.28"
(1,353.31mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
11.04"
(280.41mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
77.12"
(1,958.85mm)
66.13"
(1,679.70mm)
10.99"
(279.15mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
84.47"
(2,145.54mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2020
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
135.57"
(3,443.48mm)
126.74"
(3,219.20mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 2012
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
177.26"
(4,502.40mm)
168.98"
(4,292.09mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2021
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
219.44"
(5,573.78mm)
211.19"
(5,364.23mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/