Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wyoming

Precipitation Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1961
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1895
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1943
Ties: 1898
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934, 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1943
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
7.91"
(200.91mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
2.37"
(60.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1943
Ties: 1997
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1928
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
7.89"
(200.41mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1924
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
10.21"
(259.33mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1999
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1909
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 2013
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1996
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
15.93"
(404.62mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 2013
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1996
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
22.54"
(572.52mm)
3.49"
(88.64mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1996
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
35.53"
(902.46mm)
31.88"
(809.75mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 2003
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1943
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
49.39"
(1,254.51mm)
47.78"
(1,213.61mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 2003
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1948
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
66.83"
(1,697.48mm)
63.65"
(1,616.71mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 2004
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
85.37"
(2,168.40mm)
79.51"
(2,019.55mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 2005
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/