Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1934

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1934
1-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1933 1952
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2009
Sep–Oct 1934
2-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1933 1952
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Aug–Oct 1934
3-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1952
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2018
Ties: 1954
Jul–Oct 1934
4-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1930 1952
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1941
Jun–Oct 1934
5-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1933 1952
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1941
May–Oct 1934
6-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1952
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1941
Apr–Oct 1934
7-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1952
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1941
Mar–Oct 1934
8-Month
17.40"
(441.96mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1910 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Feb–Oct 1934
9-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jan–Oct 1934
10-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-4.49"
(-114.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Dec 1933–Oct 1934
11-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Nov 1933–Oct 1934
12-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
May 1933–Oct 1934
18-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
-6.66"
(-169.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Nov 1932–Oct 1934
24-Month
53.31"
(1,354.07mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Nov 1931–Oct 1934
36-Month
84.73"
(2,152.14mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1932 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Nov 1930–Oct 1934
48-Month
109.89"
(2,791.21mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-9.89"
(-251.20mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Nov 1929–Oct 1934
60-Month
136.08"
(3,456.43mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-13.58"
(-344.93mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/