Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1980 1955
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1984 1917
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1984 1924
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2005
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1984 1908
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
23.07"
(585.98mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
35.41"
(899.41mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
-1.08"
(-27.44mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
39.30"
(998.22mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
59.07"
(1,500.38mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
84.43"
(2,144.52mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1984 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
174.24"
(4,425.70mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
216.62"
(5,502.15mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
6.56"
(166.63mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011

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