Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, July 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1957
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1950, 1958
Jun–Jul 1957
2-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1956 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1928
May–Jul 1957
3-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1988
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Apr–Jul 1957
4-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Mar–Jul 1957
5-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–Jul 1957
6-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jan–Jul 1957
7-Month
20.54"
(521.72mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Dec 1956–Jul 1957
8-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Nov 1956–Jul 1957
9-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Oct 1956–Jul 1957
10-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1928
Sep 1956–Jul 1957
11-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1956–Jul 1957
12-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1909
Feb 1956–Jul 1957
18-Month
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1955–Jul 1957
24-Month
56.97"
(1,447.04mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Aug 1954–Jul 1957
36-Month
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1953–Jul 1957
48-Month
109.40"
(2,778.76mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-10.38"
(-263.65mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1952–Jul 1957
60-Month
137.41"
(3,490.21mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-12.23"
(-310.65mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/