Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1908
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1907 1952
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2009
Ties: 1907
Sep–Oct 1908
2-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1897 1952
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
Aug–Oct 1908
3-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1904 1952
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
Ties: 1940
Jul–Oct 1908
4-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1952
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Ties: 1933
Jun–Oct 1908
5-Month
12.77"
(324.36mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1904 1952
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Ties: 1991
May–Oct 1908
6-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1907 1952
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1941
Ties: 1984
Apr–Oct 1908
7-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1907 1952
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1941
Mar–Oct 1908
8-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2009
Ties: 2008
Feb–Oct 1908
9-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2018
Jan–Oct 1908
10-Month
26.40"
(670.56mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1998
Dec 1907–Oct 1908
11-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1907 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2017
Nov 1907–Oct 1908
12-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1973
May 1907–Oct 1908
18-Month
48.00"
(1,219.20mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2016
Nov 1906–Oct 1908
24-Month
62.71"
(1,592.83mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2017
Nov 1905–Oct 1908
36-Month
94.67"
(2,404.62mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
4.81"
(122.18mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Ties: 1994
Nov 1904–Oct 1908
48-Month
125.96"
(3,199.38mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1903–Oct 1908
60-Month
154.00"
(3,911.60mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1906 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/