Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, January 1964

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1964
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1963 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1916
Ties: 1898, 1947
Dec 1963–Jan 1964
2-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1963 1981
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1932
Ties: 1985
Nov 1963–Jan 1964
3-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Ties: 2013
Oct 1963–Jan 1964
4-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1963 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1963
Sep 1963–Jan 1964
5-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1940
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Aug 1963–Jan 1964
6-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1940
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jul 1963–Jan 1964
7-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1940
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1963–Jan 1964
8-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
May 1963–Jan 1964
9-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
22.79"
(578.87mm)
-2.73"
(-69.35mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2016
Apr 1963–Jan 1964
10-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
25.32"
(643.13mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1940
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2016
Mar 1963–Jan 1964
11-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1974
Feb 1963–Jan 1964
12-Month
26.56"
(674.62mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1974
Aug 1962–Jan 1964
18-Month
38.91"
(988.31mm)
44.14"
(1,121.16mm)
-5.23"
(-132.85mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Feb 1962–Jan 1964
24-Month
54.52"
(1,384.81mm)
59.93"
(1,522.22mm)
-5.41"
(-137.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Feb 1961–Jan 1964
36-Month
86.50"
(2,197.10mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Feb 1960–Jan 1964
48-Month
114.47"
(2,907.54mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
-5.29"
(-134.36mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Feb 1959–Jan 1964
60-Month
145.14"
(3,686.56mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-4.49"
(-114.04mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/