Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1937
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1937
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1964
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1937
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
17.81"
(452.37mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1964
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1937
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
19.33"
(490.98mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1964
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1927
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
23.32"
(592.33mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
30.57"
(776.48mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
31.83"
(808.48mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
35.74"
(907.80mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
43.50"
(1,104.90mm)
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
68.68"
(1,744.47mm)
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
90.03"
(2,286.76mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
124.29"
(3,156.97mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2021
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
170.55"
(4,331.97mm)
168.96"
(4,291.58mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2022
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
216.15"
(5,490.21mm)
211.17"
(5,363.72mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/