Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1990
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1990
Ties: 1995
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1926
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1964 1953
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1926
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
20.47"
(519.94mm)
20.27"
(514.86mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1966 1953
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1926
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
23.99"
(609.35mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1953
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2015
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
28.79"
(731.27mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1966 1953
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2015
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
30.19"
(766.83mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2015
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
32.15"
(816.61mm)
36.51"
(927.35mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
35.90"
(911.86mm)
39.19"
(995.43mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
60.14"
(1,527.56mm)
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1953
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
81.53"
(2,070.86mm)
84.45"
(2,145.03mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1953
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
123.82"
(3,145.03mm)
126.69"
(3,217.93mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
164.43"
(4,176.52mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2021
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
207.77"
(5,277.36mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2021
Ties: 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/