Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, December 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1916
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1913 1955
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1990
Nov–Dec 1916
2-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1909 1917
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1972
Oct–Dec 1916
3-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
-2.12"
(-53.84mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1910 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1927
Sep–Dec 1916
4-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 1908
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Aug–Dec 1916
5-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
16.91"
(429.51mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Jul–Dec 1916
6-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-3.09"
(-78.49mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Jun–Dec 1916
7-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
May–Dec 1916
8-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Apr–Dec 1916
9-Month
32.04"
(813.82mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Mar–Dec 1916
10-Month
36.39"
(924.31mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Feb–Dec 1916
11-Month
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
38.93"
(988.82mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2018
Jan–Dec 1916
12-Month
41.88"
(1,063.75mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Jul 1915–Dec 1916
18-Month
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jan 1915–Dec 1916
24-Month
86.06"
(2,185.92mm)
83.92"
(2,131.57mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Ties: 1959
Jan 1914–Dec 1916
36-Month
124.66"
(3,166.36mm)
125.86"
(3,196.84mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1911 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jan 1913–Dec 1916
48-Month
168.21"
(4,272.53mm)
167.85"
(4,263.39mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1912 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jan 1912–Dec 1916
60-Month
212.30"
(5,392.42mm)
209.87"
(5,330.70mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Ties: 1940

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/