Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wyoming

Precipitation Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1964, 1996
Ties: 1992
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1914
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Ties: 1968, 2011, 2015
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1942
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2013
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1923
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1939
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1923
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1923
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1900
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1923
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
12.66"
(321.56mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1969 2012
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Ties: 1984
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1969 2012
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1927
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
22.77"
(578.36mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1927
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
35.52"
(902.21mm)
31.86"
(809.24mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
51.93"
(1,319.02mm)
47.82"
(1,214.63mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1947
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
66.03"
(1,677.16mm)
63.72"
(1,618.49mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 2003
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
82.72"
(2,101.09mm)
79.58"
(2,021.33mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/