Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1934

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1934
1-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2015
Nov–Dec 1934
2-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1933 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2015
Oct–Dec 1934
3-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1933 1917
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2015
Ties: 1974
Sep–Dec 1934
4-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1933 1939
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Ties: 1907
Aug–Dec 1934
5-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1917
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Jul–Dec 1934
6-Month
13.81"
(350.77mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1933 1917
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Jun–Dec 1934
7-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1933 1917
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
May–Dec 1934
8-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1930 1917
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1924
Apr–Dec 1934
9-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1930 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2015
Mar–Dec 1934
10-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2015
Feb–Dec 1934
11-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1910
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2018
Jan–Dec 1934
12-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1930 1910
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1973
Jul 1933–Dec 1934
18-Month
39.25"
(996.95mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1917 1954
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jan 1933–Dec 1934
24-Month
53.29"
(1,353.57mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-6.61"
(-167.89mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jan 1932–Dec 1934
36-Month
83.73"
(2,126.74mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-6.13"
(-155.70mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1932 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jan 1931–Dec 1934
48-Month
111.25"
(2,825.75mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-8.53"
(-216.66mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1933 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jan 1930–Dec 1934
60-Month
136.83"
(3,475.48mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
-12.85"
(-326.39mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/