Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1937
Ties: 1912
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
9.28"
(235.71mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-3.49"
(-88.64mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
15.03"
(381.76mm)
19.33"
(490.98mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
18.79"
(477.27mm)
23.32"
(592.33mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1916
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
-4.94"
(-125.48mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1916
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
31.83"
(808.48mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1916
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
35.74"
(907.80mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
35.23"
(894.84mm)
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
39.51"
(1,003.55mm)
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
58.26"
(1,479.80mm)
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Ties: 1966
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
76.57"
(1,944.88mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-7.91"
(-200.91mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1954
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
108.93"
(2,766.82mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
-17.79"
(-451.87mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
145.69"
(3,700.53mm)
168.96"
(4,291.58mm)
-23.27"
(-591.05mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2022
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
193.92"
(4,925.57mm)
211.17"
(5,363.72mm)
-17.25"
(-438.15mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 14, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/