Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wyoming

Precipitation Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1961
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1895
Ties: 1988
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Ties: 1921
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1943
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934, 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1943
Ties: 1942, 2012
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1943
Ties: 1941
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1928
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
7.89"
(200.41mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1924
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1999
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
12.54"
(318.52mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1901
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1909
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1942
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 2013
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Ties: 1966
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
15.93"
(404.62mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 2013
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
22.54"
(572.52mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Ties: 1907, 2000
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
31.88"
(809.75mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 2003
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1943
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
51.55"
(1,309.37mm)
47.78"
(1,213.61mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 2003
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1948
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
65.41"
(1,661.41mm)
63.65"
(1,616.71mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1970 2004
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
82.85"
(2,104.39mm)
79.51"
(2,019.55mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 2005
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/