Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1970
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1917
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Oct–Nov 1970
2-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1969 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1985
Sep–Nov 1970
3-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1969 1939
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1985
Aug–Nov 1970
4-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Nov 1970
5-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 2014
Jun–Nov 1970
6-Month
15.69"
(398.53mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2004
Ties: 1989
May–Nov 1970
7-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2004
Apr–Nov 1970
8-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2015
Mar–Nov 1970
9-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Feb–Nov 1970
10-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Nov 1970
11-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Dec 1969–Nov 1970
12-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jun 1969–Nov 1970
18-Month
45.72"
(1,161.29mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1959
Dec 1968–Nov 1970
24-Month
60.93"
(1,547.62mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Dec 1967–Nov 1970
36-Month
91.56"
(2,325.62mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Dec 1966–Nov 1970
48-Month
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1965–Nov 1970
60-Month
147.72"
(3,752.09mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019

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/