Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Ties: 1903
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1960 1917
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1947 1908
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1939
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
15.03"
(381.76mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Ties: 1980
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
26.92"
(683.77mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
35.26"
(895.60mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
38.69"
(982.73mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
40.80"
(1,036.32mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
60.67"
(1,541.02mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
81.97"
(2,082.04mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
126.08"
(3,202.43mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
170.66"
(4,334.76mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
206.65"
(5,248.91mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/