Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1947
1-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1943 1955
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Nov–Dec 1947
2-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1946 1917
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Oct–Dec 1947
3-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1931 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Sep–Dec 1947
4-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
-3.32"
(-84.32mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1908
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Aug–Dec 1947
5-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jul–Dec 1947
6-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jun–Dec 1947
7-Month
23.44"
(595.38mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
May–Dec 1947
8-Month
29.41"
(747.01mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1964
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Apr–Dec 1947
9-Month
32.97"
(837.44mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1950
Mar–Dec 1947
10-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1928
Feb–Dec 1947
11-Month
37.99"
(964.95mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan–Dec 1947
12-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1917
Jul 1946–Dec 1947
18-Month
61.92"
(1,572.77mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan 1946–Dec 1947
24-Month
80.66"
(2,048.76mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan 1945–Dec 1947
36-Month
130.44"
(3,313.18mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jan 1944–Dec 1947
48-Month
170.39"
(4,327.91mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan 1943–Dec 1947
60-Month
210.42"
(5,344.67mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/