Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, January 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1993
1-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1916
Dec 1992–Jan 1993
2-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
1.33"
(33.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1932
Nov 1992–Jan 1993
3-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
2.37"
(60.19mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1992 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2016
Oct 1992–Jan 1993
4-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Sep 1992–Jan 1993
5-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1992 1940
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1992–Jan 1993
6-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 1940
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1983
Jul 1992–Jan 1993
7-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1992 1940
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1992–Jan 1993
8-Month
23.20"
(589.28mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
May 1992–Jan 1993
9-Month
25.49"
(647.45mm)
22.79"
(578.87mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1992 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Apr 1992–Jan 1993
10-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
25.32"
(643.13mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1992 1940
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Mar 1992–Jan 1993
11-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1974
Feb 1992–Jan 1993
12-Month
32.38"
(822.45mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Aug 1991–Jan 1993
18-Month
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
44.14"
(1,121.16mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1992 1955
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Feb 1991–Jan 1993
24-Month
64.53"
(1,639.06mm)
59.93"
(1,522.22mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Feb 1990–Jan 1993
36-Month
96.28"
(2,445.51mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Feb 1989–Jan 1993
48-Month
126.07"
(3,202.18mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
6.31"
(160.28mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Feb 1988–Jan 1993
60-Month
152.05"
(3,862.07mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/