Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
Ties: 1980
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1908
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
30.09"
(764.29mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
33.53"
(851.66mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Ties: 1970, 1993
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
37.87"
(961.90mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
66.98"
(1,701.29mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
91.37"
(2,320.80mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
143.36"
(3,641.34mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
17.34"
(440.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1965
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
184.33"
(4,681.98mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
225.23"
(5,720.84mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/