Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1941
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2015
Nov–Dec 1941
2-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1969
Oct–Dec 1941
3-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1940 1917
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1941
4-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1940 1939
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 1941
5-Month
14.24"
(361.70mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1940 1917
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Jul–Dec 1941
6-Month
17.39"
(441.71mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1917
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1941
7-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 1917
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Dec 1941
8-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1917
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Apr–Dec 1941
9-Month
26.87"
(682.50mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Mar–Dec 1941
10-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Feb–Dec 1941
11-Month
30.73"
(780.54mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1940 1910
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1941
12-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1940 1910
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1973
Jul 1940–Dec 1941
18-Month
47.80"
(1,214.12mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1954
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 2009
Jan 1940–Dec 1941
24-Month
63.22"
(1,605.79mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jan 1939–Dec 1941
36-Month
89.55"
(2,274.57mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan 1938–Dec 1941
48-Month
119.29"
(3,029.97mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan 1937–Dec 1941
60-Month
149.80"
(3,804.92mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/