Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of March 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 2000

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2000
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1999 1952
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2009
Sep–Oct 2000
2-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1999 1952
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Ties: 1947
Aug–Oct 2000
3-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2018
Jul–Oct 2000
4-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1963 1952
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Ties: 1948
Jun–Oct 2000
5-Month
12.10"
(307.34mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
May–Oct 2000
6-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Apr–Oct 2000
7-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1941
Mar–Oct 2000
8-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Feb–Oct 2000
9-Month
21.64"
(549.66mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jan–Oct 2000
10-Month
23.78"
(604.01mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Dec 1999–Oct 2000
11-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1999–Oct 2000
12-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
May 1999–Oct 2000
18-Month
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
-3.69"
(-93.72mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1998–Oct 2000
24-Month
56.96"
(1,446.78mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1997–Oct 2000
36-Month
90.74"
(2,304.80mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1996–Oct 2000
48-Month
124.29"
(3,156.97mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
4.51"
(114.56mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1995–Oct 2000
60-Month
156.32"
(3,970.53mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
6.66"
(169.17mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/