Climate at a Glance

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Ohio

Precipitation Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1968
Ties: 1953
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
15.79"
(401.07mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
19.60"
(497.84mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
24.90"
(632.46mm)
21.32"
(541.53mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Ties: 1924
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
26.73"
(678.94mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
26.85"
(681.99mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
35.82"
(909.83mm)
30.31"
(769.87mm)
5.51"
(139.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
34.30"
(871.22mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
42.99"
(1,091.95mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
4.73"
(120.15mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
63.01"
(1,600.45mm)
56.75"
(1,441.45mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
80.70"
(2,049.78mm)
76.49"
(1,942.85mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
116.33"
(2,954.78mm)
114.74"
(2,914.40mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1902
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
154.83"
(3,932.68mm)
153.02"
(3,886.71mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
189.90"
(4,823.46mm)
191.33"
(4,859.78mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/