Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1955
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Ties: 2004, 2010
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2017 1917
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Ties: 1990
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
7.38"
(187.46mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1908
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
17.75"
(450.85mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
32.12"
(815.85mm)
21.73"
(551.94mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
36.21"
(919.73mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
39.84"
(1,011.94mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
10.58"
(268.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
44.12"
(1,120.65mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
47.29"
(1,201.17mm)
36.17"
(918.72mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
38.89"
(987.81mm)
12.49"
(317.24mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
55.06"
(1,398.52mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
13.02"
(330.70mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
77.05"
(1,957.07mm)
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
101.30"
(2,573.02mm)
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
17.24"
(437.90mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
140.61"
(3,571.49mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
14.59"
(370.58mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
183.09"
(4,650.49mm)
168.02"
(4,267.71mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
228.45"
(5,802.63mm)
210.06"
(5,335.52mm)
18.39"
(467.11mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/