Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1992
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2009
Ties: 1966
Sep–Oct 1992
2-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Aug–Oct 1992
3-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Jul–Oct 1992
4-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1991 1952
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Jun–Oct 1992
5-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1991 1952
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1941
Ties: 1942
May–Oct 1992
6-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1941
Apr–Oct 1992
7-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1941
Mar–Oct 1992
8-Month
20.80"
(528.32mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Feb–Oct 1992
9-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jan–Oct 1992
10-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1896
Dec 1991–Oct 1992
11-Month
27.97"
(710.44mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Nov 1991–Oct 1992
12-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1916, 1990
May 1991–Oct 1992
18-Month
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Nov 1990–Oct 1992
24-Month
62.42"
(1,585.47mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1991 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1991
Nov 1989–Oct 1992
36-Month
92.88"
(2,359.15mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Nov 1988–Oct 1992
48-Month
123.72"
(3,142.49mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Nov 1987–Oct 1992
60-Month
150.18"
(3,814.57mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1991 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/