Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1997
1-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1993 1917
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Ties: 1895, 1897
Oct–Nov 1997
2-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1993 1917
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1985
Sep–Nov 1997
3-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1939
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1985
Ties: 1911
Aug–Nov 1997
4-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1952
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jul–Nov 1997
5-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1995 1952
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1925
Jun–Nov 1997
6-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1995 1952
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2004
May–Nov 1997
7-Month
18.92"
(480.57mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1994 1952
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2004
Apr–Nov 1997
8-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1952
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Mar–Nov 1997
9-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1994 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Feb–Nov 1997
10-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1994 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan–Nov 1997
11-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1994 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Dec 1996–Nov 1997
12-Month
32.84"
(834.14mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1941
Jun 1996–Nov 1997
18-Month
50.42"
(1,280.67mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Dec 1995–Nov 1997
24-Month
65.50"
(1,663.70mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1994–Nov 1997
36-Month
98.13"
(2,492.50mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Dec 1993–Nov 1997
48-Month
128.52"
(3,264.41mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Dec 1992–Nov 1997
60-Month
161.97"
(4,114.04mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
12.31"
(312.68mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 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 June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/