National Overview - November 2013
Select Cities with Record and Near-Record Annual Precipitation

« National Overview - November 2013


Select Cities with Record and Near-Record Annual Precipitation

2013 through November 30th was a wet year for many locations in the Southeast and Midwest. Examining about 180 long-term stations nationwide, several have broken or are approaching their annaul precipitation record. This list shows those stations that have broken their annual precipitation or are approaching their record.

Year-to-Date (Jan-Nov) Precipitation for selected locations
Location ST 2013
Value
1981-2010
Average
Jan-Nov
Departure
Record wet year Departure from
annual record
Asheville NC 67.58" 41.98" +25.60" 2013 0.00"
Sault Ste. Marie MI 45.99" 30.16" +15.83" 2013 0.00"
Macon GA 63.63" 41.64" +21.99" 2013 0.00"
Madison WI 43.79" 32.74" +11.05" 2007 0.65"
Bismarck SD 25.52" 17.36" +8.16" 1993 1.50"
Alamosa CO 10.02" 6.96" +3.06" 1969 1.56"
Williston ND 20.24" 13.75" +6.49" 1896 1.78"
Knoxville TN 61.15" 43.36" +17.79" 1994 2.15"
International Falls MN 30.43" 23.41" +7.02" 2010 2.34"
Rochester MN 40.68" 31.79" +8.89" 1990 3.30"
Minot ND 24.76" 16.81" +7.95" 1975 3.65"
Fargo ND 30.95" 21.75" +9.20" 2000 3.85"
Grand Junction CO 11.50" 8.83" +2.67" 1957 4.21"
Sheridan WY 16.91" 13.60" +3.31" 1995 4.32"
Rapid City SD 21.16" 15.87" +5.29" 1982 4.85"
Muskegon MI 41.08" 30.94" +10.14" 2008 4.93"
Green Bay WI 33.29" "28.01 +5.28" 1985 5.09"
Casper WY 13.96" "12.03 +1.93" 1982 5.30"
Oklahoma City OK 51.54" 36.64" +16.90" 2007 5.30"
Barrow AK 7.34" 4.39" +2.95" 1923 5.64"
Cheyenne WY 17.70" 15.45" +2.25" 1942 6.03"
Grand Rapids MI 42.80" 35.77" +7.03" 2008 6.06"
Milwaukee WI 38.26" 32.72" +5.54" 2008 6.22"