Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 1981
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
-4.31"
(-109.47mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1964
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-7.30"
(-185.42mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1964
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
19.33"
(490.98mm)
-7.48"
(-189.99mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1964
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1927
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
23.32"
(592.33mm)
-7.47"
(-189.74mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
24.34"
(618.24mm)
31.83"
(808.48mm)
-7.49"
(-190.24mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
29.53"
(750.06mm)
35.74"
(907.80mm)
-6.21"
(-157.74mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
33.57"
(852.68mm)
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
38.80"
(985.52mm)
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
55.37"
(1,406.40mm)
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
82.52"
(2,096.01mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1939 1954
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2020
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
120.23"
(3,053.84mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
-6.49"
(-164.85mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2021
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
162.45"
(4,126.23mm)
168.96"
(4,291.58mm)
-6.51"
(-165.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2022
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
207.80"
(5,278.12mm)
211.17"
(5,363.72mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1939 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/