Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, September 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1969
1-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1963 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Aug–Sep 1969
2-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1963 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1977
Ties: 1917
Jul–Sep 1969
3-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1915
Jun–Sep 1969
4-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1915
Ties: 1903
May–Sep 1969
5-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1915
Ties: 1944
Apr–Sep 1969
6-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1915
Ties: 1909, 1921
Mar–Sep 1969
7-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Feb–Sep 1969
8-Month
20.39"
(517.91mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Sep 1969
9-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
23.20"
(589.28mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1951
Dec 1968–Sep 1969
10-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Nov 1968–Sep 1969
11-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
27.77"
(705.36mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Oct 1968–Sep 1969
12-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Apr 1968–Sep 1969
18-Month
47.98"
(1,218.69mm)
46.20"
(1,173.48mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1967–Sep 1969
24-Month
60.80"
(1,544.32mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
Oct 1966–Sep 1969
36-Month
89.61"
(2,276.09mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Oct 1965–Sep 1969
48-Month
116.46"
(2,958.08mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Oct 1964–Sep 1969
60-Month
147.72"
(3,752.09mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/