Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1964
94th Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1926
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2011
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1895 1926
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
97th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1934
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 1952
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
22.24"
(564.90mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1925
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
29.75"
(755.65mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1941
118th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
27.31"
(693.67mm)
33.62"
(853.95mm)
-6.31"
(-160.28mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1931
120th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
30.39"
(771.91mm)
37.82"
(960.63mm)
-7.43"
(-188.72mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1931
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
34.28"
(870.71mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-7.69"
(-195.33mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1931
120th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

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