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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
10.45"
(265.43mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1953 1924
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Ties: 2013
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1953 1908
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
23.42"
(594.87mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1953 1964
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
36.45"
(925.83mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
39.97"
(1,015.24mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
66.34"
(1,685.04mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1959
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
88.28"
(2,242.31mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1953 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
131.51"
(3,340.35mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
174.99"
(4,444.75mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
221.32"
(5,621.53mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
11.26"
(286.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/