Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, July 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1961
1-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1950, 1958
Jun–Jul 1961
2-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1928
Ties: 1908, 1972
May–Jul 1961
3-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1988
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1984
Apr–Jul 1961
4-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Mar–Jul 1961
5-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1960 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Feb–Jul 1961
6-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1990
Jan–Jul 1961
7-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Dec 1960–Jul 1961
8-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Nov 1960–Jul 1961
9-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1960–Jul 1961
10-Month
24.98"
(634.49mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1960–Jul 1961
11-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Jul 1961
12-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1899
Feb 1960–Jul 1961
18-Month
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1959–Jul 1961
24-Month
60.40"
(1,534.16mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
Aug 1958–Jul 1961
36-Month
88.26"
(2,241.80mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1957–Jul 1961
48-Month
121.54"
(3,087.12mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1923
Aug 1956–Jul 1961
60-Month
151.09"
(3,837.69mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/