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 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2014
1-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1952
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Sep–Oct 2014
2-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2012 1952
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2018
Ties: 1997
Aug–Oct 2014
3-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2013 1952
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Jul–Oct 2014
4-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2012 1952
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1941
Jun–Oct 2014
5-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2013 1952
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1941
May–Oct 2014
6-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1952
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1941
Apr–Oct 2014
7-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2012 1952
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1941
Mar–Oct 2014
8-Month
22.52"
(572.01mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Ties: 1915
Feb–Oct 2014
9-Month
24.77"
(629.16mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Jan–Oct 2014
10-Month
26.14"
(663.96mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Dec 2013–Oct 2014
11-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2017
Nov 2013–Oct 2014
12-Month
30.39"
(771.91mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1973
May 2013–Oct 2014
18-Month
48.19"
(1,224.03mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2016
Nov 2012–Oct 2014
24-Month
61.40"
(1,559.56mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2017
Nov 2011–Oct 2014
36-Month
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1975
Nov 2010–Oct 2014
48-Month
119.50"
(3,035.30mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Nov 2009–Oct 2014
60-Month
150.91"
(3,833.11mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/