Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1904

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1904
1-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1952
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2009
Ties: 1933
Sep–Oct 1904
2-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1903 1952
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2018
Aug–Oct 1904
3-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1899 1952
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2018
Ties: 1931
Jul–Oct 1904
4-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1901 1952
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1941
Jun–Oct 1904
5-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1901 1952
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1941
May–Oct 1904
6-Month
15.31"
(388.87mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1901 1952
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1941
Apr–Oct 1904
7-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1901 1952
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1941
Mar–Oct 1904
8-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2009
Feb–Oct 1904
9-Month
22.96"
(583.18mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2018
Jan–Oct 1904
10-Month
24.77"
(629.16mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Dec 1903–Oct 1904
11-Month
26.21"
(665.73mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1901 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2017
Nov 1903–Oct 1904
12-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1973
May 1903–Oct 1904
18-Month
43.83"
(1,113.28mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2016
Nov 1902–Oct 1904
24-Month
60.05"
(1,525.27mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2017
Nov 1901–Oct 1904
36-Month
88.81"
(2,255.77mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1903 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1975
Nov 1900–Oct 1904
48-Month
116.42"
(2,957.07mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Nov 1899–Oct 1904
60-Month
147.37"
(3,743.20mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/