Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

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
0.19"
(4.83mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1974
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1957
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934, 1955
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1906
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-4.02"
(-102.10mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1980
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-3.21"
(-81.54mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931, 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1980
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2005
Ties: 1956, 1960
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2005
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2005
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
17.00"
(431.80mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1907
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
37.28"
(946.91mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1961
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1985
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
51.74"
(1,314.20mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1966 1902
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1986
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
66.69"
(1,693.93mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1967 1903
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/