Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1973
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Ties: 1988
Oct–Nov 1973
2-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1985
Sep–Nov 1973
3-Month
9.00"
(228.60mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1939
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Aug–Nov 1973
4-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1952
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Jul–Nov 1973
5-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1952
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Jun–Nov 1973
6-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 1952
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2004
May–Nov 1973
7-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1952
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2004
Apr–Nov 1973
8-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1952
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–Nov 1973
9-Month
27.43"
(696.72mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–Nov 1973
10-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Nov 1973
11-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1972–Nov 1973
12-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1972–Nov 1973
18-Month
52.10"
(1,323.34mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1971–Nov 1973
24-Month
66.77"
(1,695.96mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1970–Nov 1973
36-Month
96.12"
(2,441.45mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
6.26"
(159.01mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1969–Nov 1973
48-Month
126.54"
(3,214.12mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
6.76"
(171.71mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Dec 1968–Nov 1973
60-Month
157.05"
(3,989.07mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

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