Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1992
1-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1991 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1936
Nov–Dec 1992
2-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1991 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Oct–Dec 1992
3-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1991 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Sep–Dec 1992
4-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1991 1939
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Aug–Dec 1992
5-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1991 1917
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1946
Jul–Dec 1992
6-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1991 1917
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jun–Dec 1992
7-Month
20.00"
(508.00mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1991 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
May–Dec 1992
8-Month
22.29"
(566.17mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1991 1917
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Apr–Dec 1992
9-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2015
Mar–Dec 1992
10-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2015
Feb–Dec 1992
11-Month
29.18"
(741.17mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Ties: 1902, 2003
Jan–Dec 1992
12-Month
31.26"
(794.00mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
Jul 1991–Dec 1992
18-Month
46.45"
(1,179.83mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1990 1954
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jan 1991–Dec 1992
24-Month
63.70"
(1,617.98mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jan 1990–Dec 1992
36-Month
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jan 1989–Dec 1992
48-Month
124.92"
(3,172.97mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1976
Jan 1988–Dec 1992
60-Month
150.82"
(3,830.83mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/