Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2004
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2003 1917
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1983
Oct–Nov 2004
2-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2003 1917
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1985
Sep–Nov 2004
3-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1939
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Aug–Nov 2004
4-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jul–Nov 2004
5-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jun–Nov 2004
6-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
May–Nov 2004
7-Month
22.14"
(562.36mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Apr–Nov 2004
8-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–Nov 2004
9-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Feb–Nov 2004
10-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jan–Nov 2004
11-Month
31.07"
(789.18mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Dec 2003–Nov 2004
12-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1993
Jun 2003–Nov 2004
18-Month
49.30"
(1,252.22mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Dec 2002–Nov 2004
24-Month
64.58"
(1,640.33mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Dec 2001–Nov 2004
36-Month
92.99"
(2,361.95mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Dec 2000–Nov 2004
48-Month
121.36"
(3,082.54mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Dec 1999–Nov 2004
60-Month
149.60"
(3,799.84mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

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