Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1958
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1990
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2015
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1981 1963
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1990
Ties: 1918
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1963
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1926
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
16.50"
(419.10mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1953
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1926
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
20.27"
(514.86mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 1953
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1926
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1980 1953
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
27.85"
(707.39mm)
28.79"
(731.27mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1980 1953
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
30.75"
(781.05mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
33.42"
(848.87mm)
36.51"
(927.35mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
35.60"
(904.24mm)
39.19"
(995.43mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
37.48"
(951.99mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
61.72"
(1,567.69mm)
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1953
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
78.65"
(1,997.71mm)
84.45"
(2,145.03mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1964 1953
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
124.38"
(3,159.25mm)
126.69"
(3,217.93mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
169.92"
(4,315.97mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
213.93"
(5,433.82mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/