Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1997 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1937
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1981
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1937
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1937
Ties: 1917, 1960
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1990 1964
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1937
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
13.91"
(353.31mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1937
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
19.33"
(490.98mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1927
Ties: 2003
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
23.32"
(592.33mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
25.97"
(659.64mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
31.83"
(808.48mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
33.71"
(856.23mm)
35.74"
(907.80mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Ties: 1901
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
64.05"
(1,626.87mm)
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
90.88"
(2,308.35mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
133.58"
(3,392.93mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
177.52"
(4,509.01mm)
168.96"
(4,291.58mm)
8.56"
(217.43mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
226.35"
(5,749.29mm)
211.17"
(5,363.72mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/