Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1969
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2015
Nov–Dec 1969
2-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1965 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1941
Oct–Dec 1969
3-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Sep–Dec 1969
4-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1967 1939
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2018
Aug–Dec 1969
5-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1966 1917
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2018
Jul–Dec 1969
6-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2018
Jun–Dec 1969
7-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1966 1917
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2018
May–Dec 1969
8-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1966 1917
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Apr–Dec 1969
9-Month
23.50"
(596.90mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Mar–Dec 1969
10-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1966 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Feb–Dec 1969
11-Month
27.62"
(701.55mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 2020
Jan–Dec 1969
12-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1968 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Ties: 1900, 1902
Jul 1968–Dec 1969
18-Month
46.30"
(1,176.02mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan 1968–Dec 1969
24-Month
61.02"
(1,549.91mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1980
Jan 1967–Dec 1969
36-Month
90.62"
(2,301.75mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jan 1966–Dec 1969
48-Month
118.08"
(2,999.23mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jan 1965–Dec 1969
60-Month
147.88"
(3,756.15mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/