Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Ohio

Precipitation Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1968
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
15.79"
(401.07mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
21.32"
(541.53mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
23.50"
(596.90mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
26.85"
(681.99mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
30.10"
(764.54mm)
30.31"
(769.87mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1971 1954
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
34.16"
(867.66mm)
34.30"
(871.22mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1994
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
37.71"
(957.83mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
52.82"
(1,341.63mm)
56.75"
(1,441.45mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
73.34"
(1,862.84mm)
76.49"
(1,942.85mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1954
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
111.84"
(2,840.74mm)
114.74"
(2,914.40mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1971 1902
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
146.91"
(3,731.51mm)
153.02"
(3,886.71mm)
-6.11"
(-155.20mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
183.36"
(4,657.34mm)
191.33"
(4,859.78mm)
-7.97"
(-202.44mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1969 1935
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/