Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, July 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1951
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1950, 1958
Jun–Jul 1951
2-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1928
Ties: 1948
May–Jul 1951
3-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1944 1988
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1899
Apr–Jul 1951
4-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Mar–Jul 1951
5-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1973
Feb–Jul 1951
6-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jan–Jul 1951
7-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Dec 1950–Jul 1951
8-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1950–Jul 1951
9-Month
22.25"
(565.15mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Oct 1950–Jul 1951
10-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Sep 1950–Jul 1951
11-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1994
Aug 1950–Jul 1951
12-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Feb 1950–Jul 1951
18-Month
45.73"
(1,161.54mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1949–Jul 1951
24-Month
60.01"
(1,524.25mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Aug 1948–Jul 1951
36-Month
90.96"
(2,310.38mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1947–Jul 1951
48-Month
121.68"
(3,090.67mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1946–Jul 1951
60-Month
152.39"
(3,870.71mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/