Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1937
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2009
Ties: 1983
Sep–Oct 1937
2-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1935 1952
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1920, 1960
Aug–Oct 1937
3-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1935 1952
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Jul–Oct 1937
4-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1941
Jun–Oct 1937
5-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1941
Ties: 1990
May–Oct 1937
6-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Apr–Oct 1937
7-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Mar–Oct 1937
8-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2009
Feb–Oct 1937
9-Month
22.27"
(565.66mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Jan–Oct 1937
10-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1936–Oct 1937
11-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2017
Nov 1936–Oct 1937
12-Month
29.85"
(758.19mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1973
May 1936–Oct 1937
18-Month
43.60"
(1,107.44mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Nov 1935–Oct 1937
24-Month
57.01"
(1,448.05mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2017
Nov 1934–Oct 1937
36-Month
87.60"
(2,225.04mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1975
Nov 1933–Oct 1937
48-Month
112.18"
(2,849.37mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1998
Nov 1932–Oct 1937
60-Month
140.91"
(3,579.11mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1935 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/