Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Oklahoma

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
3.50"
(88.90mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1972 1988
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 2005
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
10.73"
(272.54mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2005
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
12.35"
(313.69mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1895
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1895
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
15.49"
(393.45mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1963
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
25.32"
(643.13mm)
17.68"
(449.07mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
30.61"
(777.49mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
9.97"
(253.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1996
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
33.55"
(852.17mm)
24.11"
(612.39mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
26.97"
(685.04mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
9.25"
(234.95mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
41.58"
(1,056.13mm)
33.81"
(858.77mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
53.68"
(1,363.47mm)
49.27"
(1,251.46mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
75.42"
(1,915.67mm)
67.62"
(1,717.55mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
102.21"
(2,596.13mm)
101.36"
(2,574.54mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
131.89"
(3,350.01mm)
135.03"
(3,429.76mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1993
Ties: 1983
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
169.07"
(4,294.38mm)
168.55"
(4,281.17mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019

Citing This Page

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