Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1990
Ties: 1914
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2015
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1990
Ties: 1982
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
19.11"
(485.39mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1953
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
20.27"
(514.86mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1953
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1926
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
29.01"
(736.85mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1953
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2015
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
34.54"
(877.32mm)
28.79"
(731.27mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1953
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2015
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
47.14"
(1,197.36mm)
36.51"
(927.35mm)
10.63"
(270.01mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
49.12"
(1,247.65mm)
39.19"
(995.43mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
51.72"
(1,313.69mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
9.49"
(241.05mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
77.97"
(1,980.44mm)
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
15.46"
(392.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1953
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
99.00"
(2,514.60mm)
84.45"
(2,145.03mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1953
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
137.31"
(3,487.67mm)
126.69"
(3,217.93mm)
10.62"
(269.74mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2020
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2021
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
222.82"
(5,659.63mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/