Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1953
1-Month
1.79"
(45.47mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Oct–Nov 1953
2-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1917
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1985
Sep–Nov 1953
3-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1952 1939
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1985
Ties: 1956
Aug–Nov 1953
4-Month
7.09"
(180.09mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jul–Nov 1953
5-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jun–Nov 1953
6-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
May–Nov 1953
7-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
Apr–Nov 1953
8-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Mar–Nov 1953
9-Month
21.11"
(536.19mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Feb–Nov 1953
10-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1952 1910
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan–Nov 1953
11-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1952 1910
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Dec 1952–Nov 1953
12-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1911
Jun 1952–Nov 1953
18-Month
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
-5.47"
(-138.93mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1951–Nov 1953
24-Month
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1950–Nov 1953
36-Month
85.33"
(2,167.38mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1949–Nov 1953
48-Month
116.49"
(2,958.85mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1948–Nov 1953
60-Month
147.16"
(3,737.86mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/