Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1961 1917
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Ties: 2015
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
0.93"
(23.63mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 1908
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
24.91"
(632.71mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1936
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
27.07"
(687.58mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1961 1964
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
33.35"
(847.09mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
36.50"
(927.10mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
39.39"
(1,000.51mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
58.55"
(1,487.17mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
80.19"
(2,036.83mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
-3.87"
(-98.29mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
121.36"
(3,082.54mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
165.47"
(4,202.94mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
210.05"
(5,335.27mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/