Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Oklahoma

Precipitation Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1915
Ties: 1991
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1950
Ties: 1897
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
17.97"
(456.44mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
20.44"
(519.18mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1901
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
15.57"
(395.48mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
-6.49"
(-164.84mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1963 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
23.49"
(596.65mm)
-7.55"
(-191.77mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1915
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
-5.74"
(-145.80mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
30.35"
(770.89mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
31.06"
(788.92mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1923
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
47.10"
(1,196.34mm)
54.24"
(1,377.70mm)
-7.14"
(-181.36mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
67.63"
(1,717.80mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
101.31"
(2,573.27mm)
-11.80"
(-299.72mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1975
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
125.09"
(3,177.29mm)
135.00"
(3,429.00mm)
-9.91"
(-251.71mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Ties: 1953
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
163.07"
(4,141.98mm)
168.61"
(4,282.69mm)
-5.54"
(-140.71mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/