Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1986
1-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1973
Ties: 2013
Nov–Dec 1986
2-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Ties: 1920
Oct–Dec 1986
3-Month
11.36"
(288.54mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2005
Sep–Dec 1986
4-Month
14.40"
(365.76mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1984 1908
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Aug–Dec 1986
5-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Jul–Dec 1986
6-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1985 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Jun–Dec 1986
7-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1985 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
May–Dec 1986
8-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1985 1964
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Apr–Dec 1986
9-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1985 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar–Dec 1986
10-Month
37.33"
(948.18mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–Dec 1986
11-Month
40.13"
(1,019.30mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1985 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–Dec 1986
12-Month
43.88"
(1,114.55mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jul 1985–Dec 1986
18-Month
66.95"
(1,700.53mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan 1985–Dec 1986
24-Month
83.18"
(2,112.77mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Jan 1984–Dec 1986
36-Month
128.31"
(3,259.07mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Jan 1983–Dec 1986
48-Month
179.27"
(4,553.46mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jan 1982–Dec 1986
60-Month
218.12"
(5,540.25mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
8.06"
(204.73mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011

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