Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Missouri

Precipitation Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Ties: 1993
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1916
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1932
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
10.51"
(266.95mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1905
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
14.63"
(371.60mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1985
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
27.62"
(701.55mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1994
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
29.61"
(752.09mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
31.31"
(795.27mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
35.30"
(896.62mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2016
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
39.62"
(1,006.35mm)
38.50"
(977.90mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
Ties: 1904
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
40.79"
(1,036.07mm)
40.53"
(1,029.46mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
57.41"
(1,458.21mm)
58.89"
(1,495.81mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
73.83"
(1,875.28mm)
81.09"
(2,059.69mm)
-7.26"
(-184.41mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1965 1954
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
119.02"
(3,023.11mm)
121.66"
(3,090.16mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
158.97"
(4,037.84mm)
162.23"
(4,120.64mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2012
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
202.74"
(5,149.60mm)
202.82"
(5,151.63mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/