Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1942 1964
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1989
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1942 1926
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
Ties: 1924
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1926
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Ties: 1924
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
22.37"
(568.20mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1952
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1942 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
29.75"
(755.65mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
39.35"
(999.49mm)
33.62"
(853.95mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
44.70"
(1,135.38mm)
37.82"
(960.63mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
48.43"
(1,230.12mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
6.73"
(170.95mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
89.54"
(2,274.32mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
5.63"
(143.01mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
123.98"
(3,149.09mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
164.30"
(4,173.22mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
205.45"
(5,218.43mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/