Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, January 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1955
1-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1978
Dec 1954–Jan 1955
2-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1978
Nov 1954–Jan 1955
3-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
9.36"
(237.74mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1978
Oct 1954–Jan 1955
4-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1978
Sep 1954–Jan 1955
5-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1954–Jan 1955
6-Month
20.81"
(528.57mm)
19.96"
(506.98mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1954–Jan 1955
7-Month
23.30"
(591.82mm)
24.16"
(613.66mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1954–Jan 1955
8-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
28.31"
(719.07mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
May 1954–Jan 1955
9-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Apr 1954–Jan 1955
10-Month
34.27"
(870.46mm)
35.83"
(910.08mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Mar 1954–Jan 1955
11-Month
38.57"
(979.68mm)
39.33"
(998.98mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Feb 1954–Jan 1955
12-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
41.94"
(1,065.28mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1953–Jan 1955
18-Month
55.24"
(1,403.10mm)
61.87"
(1,571.50mm)
-6.63"
(-168.40mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Feb 1953–Jan 1955
24-Month
79.14"
(2,010.16mm)
83.90"
(2,131.06mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Feb 1952–Jan 1955
36-Month
124.71"
(3,167.63mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Feb 1951–Jan 1955
48-Month
170.11"
(4,320.79mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2007
Feb 1950–Jan 1955
60-Month
217.62"
(5,527.55mm)
209.81"
(5,329.17mm)
7.81"
(198.38mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/