Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1973
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Ties: 1946
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1988 1908
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
18.14"
(460.76mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
37.69"
(957.33mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
41.09"
(1,043.69mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
43.42"
(1,102.87mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
45.25"
(1,149.35mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
82.77"
(2,102.36mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
123.15"
(3,128.01mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
167.03"
(4,242.56mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
206.33"
(5,240.78mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/