Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
2.50"
(63.50mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1990
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1917
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
-3.03"
(-76.97mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1947 1908
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
16.91"
(429.51mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
18.55"
(471.17mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1904
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
25.78"
(654.81mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
31.37"
(796.80mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
35.20"
(894.08mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
38.70"
(982.98mm)
38.93"
(988.82mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
58.94"
(1,497.08mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
80.63"
(2,048.00mm)
83.92"
(2,131.57mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
123.45"
(3,135.63mm)
125.86"
(3,196.84mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2004
Ties: 1934
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
166.69"
(4,233.93mm)
167.85"
(4,263.39mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
203.14"
(5,159.76mm)
209.87"
(5,330.70mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1943 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/