Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, July 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1950
1-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1950, 1958
Ties: 1958
Jun–Jul 1950
2-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1928
Ties: 1989
May–Jul 1950
3-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1949 1988
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Apr–Jul 1950
4-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1919, 1944
Mar–Jul 1950
5-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1973
Ties: 1996
Feb–Jul 1950
6-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jan–Jul 1950
7-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Dec 1949–Jul 1950
8-Month
21.92"
(556.77mm)
20.44"
(519.18mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Ties: 2013
Nov 1949–Jul 1950
9-Month
23.11"
(586.99mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Oct 1949–Jul 1950
10-Month
25.91"
(658.11mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1949–Jul 1950
11-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Ties: 1947
Aug 1949–Jul 1950
12-Month
30.62"
(777.75mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Feb 1949–Jul 1950
18-Month
46.84"
(1,189.74mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1948–Jul 1950
24-Month
61.57"
(1,563.88mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2020
Aug 1947–Jul 1950
36-Month
92.29"
(2,344.17mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1946–Jul 1950
48-Month
123.00"
(3,124.20mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1945–Jul 1950
60-Month
154.11"
(3,914.39mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
4.47"
(113.53mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Ties: 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/