Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1937 1955
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1973
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1937 1917
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1931 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1908
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
18.66"
(473.96mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2018
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2018
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1964
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2018
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
35.57"
(903.48mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
38.21"
(970.53mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1935 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
66.84"
(1,697.74mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
90.59"
(2,300.99mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
6.53"
(165.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
136.17"
(3,458.72mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
176.76"
(4,489.70mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
8.74"
(221.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2011
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
216.48"
(5,498.59mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/