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, November 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2017
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2012 1917
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1983
Oct–Nov 2017
2-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2016 1917
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1985
Sep–Nov 2017
3-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2012 1939
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1985
Ties: 1928
Aug–Nov 2017
4-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2013 1952
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2018
Ties: 1951
Jul–Nov 2017
5-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2012 1952
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2018
Ties: 1928
Jun–Nov 2017
6-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1952
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2004
May–Nov 2017
7-Month
19.14"
(486.16mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2016 1952
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2004
Apr–Nov 2017
8-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2016 1952
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Mar–Nov 2017
9-Month
25.23"
(640.84mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Feb–Nov 2017
10-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2016 1910
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan–Nov 2017
11-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2016 1910
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1973
Dec 2016–Nov 2017
12-Month
33.44"
(849.38mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Jun 2016–Nov 2017
18-Month
49.18"
(1,249.17mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1973
Dec 2015–Nov 2017
24-Month
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Dec 2014–Nov 2017
36-Month
99.31"
(2,522.47mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Dec 2013–Nov 2017
48-Month
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
10.01"
(254.26mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Dec 2012–Nov 2017
60-Month
161.52"
(4,102.61mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
11.86"
(301.25mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/