Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1927
1-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1924 1952
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2009
Ties: 1954
Sep–Oct 1927
2-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1924 1952
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Ties: 1898, 1967, 1995
Aug–Oct 1927
3-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1924 1952
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Ties: 1913
Jul–Oct 1927
4-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1924 1952
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Ties: 1990
Jun–Oct 1927
5-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1952
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
May–Oct 1927
6-Month
16.50"
(419.10mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1926 1952
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Ties: 1926
Apr–Oct 1927
7-Month
19.55"
(496.57mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1926 1952
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1941
Mar–Oct 1927
8-Month
22.14"
(562.36mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2009
Feb–Oct 1927
9-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2018
Ties: 1900
Jan–Oct 1927
10-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Dec 1926–Oct 1927
11-Month
29.30"
(744.22mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2017
Nov 1926–Oct 1927
12-Month
32.17"
(817.12mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
May 1926–Oct 1927
18-Month
48.67"
(1,236.22mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Nov 1925–Oct 1927
24-Month
61.39"
(1,559.31mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2017
Nov 1924–Oct 1927
36-Month
88.52"
(2,248.41mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1975
Nov 1923–Oct 1927
48-Month
115.76"
(2,940.30mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1998
Nov 1922–Oct 1927
60-Month
147.48"
(3,745.99mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1997
Ties: 1919

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/