Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1948
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1917
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct–Nov 1948
2-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1985
Sep–Nov 1948
3-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1939
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1985
Aug–Nov 1948
4-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1943 1952
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2018
Jul–Nov 1948
5-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1947 1952
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jun–Nov 1948
6-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1944 1952
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2004
May–Nov 1948
7-Month
18.04"
(458.22mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1944 1952
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2004
Apr–Nov 1948
8-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1952
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015
Mar–Nov 1948
9-Month
23.58"
(598.93mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Feb–Nov 1948
10-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan–Nov 1948
11-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1947–Nov 1948
12-Month
30.09"
(764.29mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1947–Nov 1948
18-Month
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Dec 1946–Nov 1948
24-Month
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Dec 1945–Nov 1948
36-Month
91.24"
(2,317.50mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Dec 1944–Nov 1948
48-Month
123.63"
(3,140.20mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Dec 1943–Nov 1948
60-Month
153.93"
(3,909.82mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1907

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/