Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, December 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1957
1-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1990
Nov–Dec 1957
2-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1972
Oct–Dec 1957
3-Month
10.13"
(257.30mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1927
Sep–Dec 1957
4-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1956 1908
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Dec 1957
5-Month
14.94"
(379.48mm)
16.91"
(429.51mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jul–Dec 1957
6-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jun–Dec 1957
7-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
May–Dec 1957
8-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
-5.04"
(-128.02mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Apr–Dec 1957
9-Month
29.71"
(754.63mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
-3.13"
(-79.51mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Mar–Dec 1957
10-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-4.19"
(-106.42mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Feb–Dec 1957
11-Month
34.31"
(871.47mm)
38.93"
(988.82mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jan–Dec 1957
12-Month
36.45"
(925.83mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jul 1956–Dec 1957
18-Month
60.98"
(1,548.89mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jan 1956–Dec 1957
24-Month
84.39"
(2,143.51mm)
83.92"
(2,131.57mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jan 1955–Dec 1957
36-Month
124.98"
(3,174.49mm)
125.86"
(3,196.84mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Ties: 1949
Jan 1954–Dec 1957
48-Month
166.62"
(4,232.15mm)
167.85"
(4,263.39mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jan 1953–Dec 1957
60-Month
207.21"
(5,263.13mm)
209.87"
(5,330.70mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019

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/