Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1986
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1984 1917
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1983
Oct–Nov 1986
2-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1917
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1985
Sep–Nov 1986
3-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1984 1939
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1985
Aug–Nov 1986
4-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1952
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jul–Nov 1986
5-Month
14.91"
(378.71mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1952
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jun–Nov 1986
6-Month
17.94"
(455.68mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1952
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
May–Nov 1986
7-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1952
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2004
Apr–Nov 1986
8-Month
23.13"
(587.50mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1952
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Mar–Nov 1986
9-Month
25.11"
(637.79mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Feb–Nov 1986
10-Month
27.93"
(709.42mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jan–Nov 1986
11-Month
29.38"
(746.25mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Ties: 1927
Dec 1985–Nov 1986
12-Month
30.84"
(783.34mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jun 1985–Nov 1986
18-Month
48.83"
(1,240.28mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Dec 1984–Nov 1986
24-Month
61.84"
(1,570.74mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Dec 1983–Nov 1986
36-Month
94.19"
(2,392.43mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
4.33"
(109.99mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Dec 1982–Nov 1986
48-Month
129.27"
(3,283.46mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
9.49"
(241.05mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Dec 1981–Nov 1986
60-Month
161.78"
(4,109.21mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/