Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wyoming

Precipitation Rankings, October 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1972
1-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1933
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1994
Sep–Oct 1972
2-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2013
Aug–Oct 1972
3-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1923
Jul–Oct 1972
4-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1923
Jun–Oct 1972
5-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1923
May–Oct 1972
6-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1923
Apr–Oct 1972
7-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Mar–Oct 1972
8-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
11.86"
(301.24mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Feb–Oct 1972
9-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Jan–Oct 1972
10-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1923
Dec 1971–Oct 1972
11-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1923
Nov 1971–Oct 1972
12-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1960
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1923
May 1971–Oct 1972
18-Month
26.58"
(675.13mm)
24.75"
(628.65mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1927
Ties: 1978
Nov 1970–Oct 1972
24-Month
36.02"
(914.91mm)
31.86"
(809.24mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1998
Nov 1969–Oct 1972
36-Month
51.24"
(1,301.50mm)
47.81"
(1,214.37mm)
3.43"
(87.13mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1947
Nov 1968–Oct 1972
48-Month
66.03"
(1,677.16mm)
63.72"
(1,618.49mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Nov 1967–Oct 1972
60-Month
82.99"
(2,107.95mm)
79.57"
(2,021.08mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/