Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1965 1958
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1990
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1965 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1990
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1969 1963
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1926
Ties: 1967
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1926
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
20.27"
(514.86mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1926
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
26.90"
(683.26mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
30.93"
(785.62mm)
28.79"
(731.27mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2015
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
36.51"
(927.35mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
39.19"
(995.43mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
64.79"
(1,645.67mm)
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
2.28"
(57.92mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
85.51"
(2,171.95mm)
84.45"
(2,145.03mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1969 1953
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
126.12"
(3,203.45mm)
126.69"
(3,217.93mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
169.46"
(4,304.28mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2021
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
208.53"
(5,296.66mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Ties: 1958

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/