Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1919
Ties: 1923
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1897
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
10.04"
(255.02mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1897
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
17.35"
(440.69mm)
14.04"
(356.62mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1953
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
21.21"
(538.73mm)
18.29"
(464.57mm)
2.92"
(74.16mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1953
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
22.56"
(573.02mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
31.01"
(787.65mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
4.54"
(115.31mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2009
Ties: 2014
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
30.28"
(769.11mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2009
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
37.60"
(955.04mm)
32.95"
(836.93mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
41.86"
(1,063.24mm)
36.00"
(914.40mm)
5.86"
(148.84mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
47.14"
(1,197.36mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
50.99"
(1,295.15mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
8.76"
(222.51mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
73.10"
(1,856.74mm)
64.79"
(1,645.67mm)
8.31"
(211.07mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
91.44"
(2,322.58mm)
84.46"
(2,145.28mm)
6.98"
(177.30mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
131.33"
(3,335.78mm)
126.69"
(3,217.93mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
170.66"
(4,334.76mm)
168.97"
(4,291.84mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
218.79"
(5,557.27mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/