Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2010
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 1976
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Ties: 1982
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1971 1976
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1971 1999
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
6.66"
(169.16mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
8.54"
(216.92mm)
2.24"
(56.89mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1941
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
12.32"
(312.93mm)
12.34"
(313.44mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
20.20"
(513.08mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
26.39"
(670.31mm)
27.07"
(687.58mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
40.59"
(1,030.99mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1935
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
55.05"
(1,398.27mm)
54.04"
(1,372.62mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Ties: 1919, 2001
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
68.73"
(1,745.74mm)
67.49"
(1,714.25mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/