Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Ties: 1899, 1931
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1953 1908
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
31.72"
(805.69mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Ties: 1932
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
38.17"
(969.52mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Ties: 1998
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Ties: 1926
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
66.66"
(1,693.16mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
85.28"
(2,166.11mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
129.86"
(3,298.44mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
3.84"
(97.53mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
165.85"
(4,212.59mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
208.86"
(5,305.04mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/