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 August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2000
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1999 1952
58th 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
85th 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
108th 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
113th 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
96th 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
99th 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
103rd 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
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2009
Feb–Oct 2000
9-Month
21.64"
(549.66mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2018
Jan–Oct 2000
10-Month
23.78"
(604.01mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1998
Dec 1999–Oct 2000
11-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2017
Nov 1999–Oct 2000
12-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1973
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
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2016
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
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2017
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
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975
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
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1998
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
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/