Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1908
1-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1903 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 1999
Nov–Dec 1908
2-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1904 1976
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Oct–Dec 1908
3-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1904 1917
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 1935
Sep–Dec 1908
4-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1904 1939
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
Ties: 1999
Aug–Dec 1908
5-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1904 1917
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
Jul–Dec 1908
6-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1904 1917
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
Jun–Dec 1908
7-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1904 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
May–Dec 1908
8-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1917
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Apr–Dec 1908
9-Month
22.99"
(583.95mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Mar–Dec 1908
10-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 2020
Feb–Dec 1908
11-Month
27.98"
(710.69mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2018
Jan–Dec 1908
12-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1973
Ties: 1965
Jul 1907–Dec 1908
18-Month
44.83"
(1,138.68mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1954
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jan 1907–Dec 1908
24-Month
60.74"
(1,542.80mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jan 1906–Dec 1908
36-Month
93.58"
(2,376.93mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1906 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jan 1905–Dec 1908
48-Month
126.18"
(3,204.97mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1904–Dec 1908
60-Month
154.13"
(3,914.90mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 2015

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/