Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, July 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1952
1-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1950, 1958
Jun–Jul 1952
2-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1928
May–Jul 1952
3-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1936 1988
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Apr–Jul 1952
4-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Mar–Jul 1952
5-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Feb–Jul 1952
6-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan–Jul 1952
7-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Dec 1951–Jul 1952
8-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1951–Jul 1952
9-Month
22.60"
(574.04mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Oct 1951–Jul 1952
10-Month
24.90"
(632.46mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1990
Sep 1951–Jul 1952
11-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1965
Aug 1951–Jul 1952
12-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Feb 1951–Jul 1952
18-Month
45.96"
(1,167.38mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1950–Jul 1952
24-Month
59.47"
(1,510.54mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2020
Aug 1949–Jul 1952
36-Month
90.09"
(2,288.29mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Aug 1948–Jul 1952
48-Month
121.04"
(3,074.42mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Aug 1947–Jul 1952
60-Month
151.76"
(3,854.70mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/