Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, July 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1949
1-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1950, 1958
Jun–Jul 1949
2-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1928
Ties: 1975
May–Jul 1949
3-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1948 1988
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Ties: 1991
Apr–Jul 1949
4-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2015
Mar–Jul 1949
5-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1973
Ties: 1896
Feb–Jul 1949
6-Month
16.22"
(411.99mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1992
Jan–Jul 1949
7-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Dec 1948–Jul 1949
8-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Nov 1948–Jul 1949
9-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1948–Jul 1949
10-Month
26.90"
(683.26mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Sep 1948–Jul 1949
11-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Aug 1948–Jul 1949
12-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb 1948–Jul 1949
18-Month
48.09"
(1,221.49mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1947–Jul 1949
24-Month
61.67"
(1,566.42mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Aug 1946–Jul 1949
36-Month
92.38"
(2,346.45mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Aug 1945–Jul 1949
48-Month
123.49"
(3,136.65mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Aug 1944–Jul 1949
60-Month
154.97"
(3,936.24mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/