Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1954
1-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2009
Ties: 1927
Sep–Oct 1954
2-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Aug–Oct 1954
3-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1934
Jul–Oct 1954
4-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Jun–Oct 1954
5-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
May–Oct 1954
6-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Ties: 1895
Apr–Oct 1954
7-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1941
Ties: 1987
Mar–Oct 1954
8-Month
18.58"
(471.93mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Feb–Oct 1954
9-Month
20.07"
(509.78mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jan–Oct 1954
10-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Dec 1953–Oct 1954
11-Month
25.11"
(637.79mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1953–Oct 1954
12-Month
26.90"
(683.26mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
May 1953–Oct 1954
18-Month
40.65"
(1,032.51mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
-5.18"
(-131.57mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1953 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1952–Oct 1954
24-Month
55.52"
(1,410.21mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1951–Oct 1954
36-Month
82.81"
(2,103.37mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-7.05"
(-179.07mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1950–Oct 1954
48-Month
112.54"
(2,858.52mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-7.24"
(-183.89mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1949–Oct 1954
60-Month
142.79"
(3,626.87mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-6.87"
(-174.49mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1938, 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/