Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1896 1955
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 1917
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 1968
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1896 1908
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
27.66"
(702.56mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
32.38"
(822.45mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
35.49"
(901.45mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
38.95"
(989.33mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Ties: 2000
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
44.39"
(1,127.51mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
65.18"
(1,655.57mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
84.46"
(2,145.28mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
120.44"
(3,059.18mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/