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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
117th Driest
Driest since:
1958
12th Wettest
Wettest since:
1990
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
124th Driest
Driest since:
1976
5th Wettest
Wettest to Date
2015
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
122nd Driest
Driest since:
1963
7th Wettest
Wettest since:
1990
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
126th Driest
Driest since:
1963
3rd Wettest
Wettest since:
1926
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
125th Driest
Driest since:
1953
4th Wettest
Wettest since:
1926
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
20.27"
(514.86mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
124th Driest
Driest since:
1953
5th Wettest
Wettest since:
1926
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
29.64"
(752.86mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
120th Driest
Driest since:
1953
9th Wettest
Wettest since:
2015
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
28.79"
(731.27mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
108th Driest
Driest since:
1953
21st Wettest
Wettest since:
2015
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
38.67"
(982.22mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
114th Driest
Driest since:
1930
15th Wettest
Wettest since:
2015
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
41.94"
(1,065.28mm)
36.51"
(927.35mm)
5.43"
(137.93mm)
111th Driest
Driest since:
1930
18th Wettest
Wettest since:
2011
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
44.43"
(1,128.52mm)
39.19"
(995.43mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
109th Driest
Driest since:
1930
20th Wettest
Wettest since:
2011
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
47.28"
(1,200.91mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
103rd Driest
Driest since:
1930
26th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
67.75"
(1,720.85mm)
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
98th Driest
Driest since:
1953
30th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
85.59"
(2,173.99mm)
84.45"
(2,145.03mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
67th Driest
Driest since:
1953
61st Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
128.81"
(3,271.77mm)
126.69"
(3,217.93mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
70th Driest
Driest since:
1954
57th Wettest
Wettest since:
2020
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
171.10"
(4,345.94mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
64th Driest
Driest since:
1955
62nd Wettest
Wettest since:
2021
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
211.71"
(5,377.43mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
55th Driest
Driest since:
1956
70th Wettest
Wettest since:
2021

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