Climate at a Glance

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Indiana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1977 1958
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1990
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
8.72"
(221.49mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1976 1963
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1990
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1976 1963
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
16.51"
(419.35mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1976 1908
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1990
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1908
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1990
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
23.30"
(591.82mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1976 1908
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1990
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
27.44"
(696.98mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1990
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
32.87"
(834.90mm)
31.25"
(793.75mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
36.00"
(914.40mm)
34.76"
(882.90mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
36.48"
(926.59mm)
36.99"
(939.55mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
39.29"
(997.97mm)
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1976 1963
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
63.90"
(1,623.06mm)
58.92"
(1,496.57mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1940
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1927
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
81.65"
(2,073.91mm)
79.39"
(2,016.51mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1977 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1950
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
114.27"
(2,902.46mm)
119.05"
(3,023.87mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2008
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
158.97"
(4,037.84mm)
158.72"
(4,031.49mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
201.07"
(5,107.18mm)
198.37"
(5,038.60mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1944
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/