Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1961 1963
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1976
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1961 1963
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
26.55"
(674.37mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
30.04"
(763.02mm)
-4.24"
(-107.70mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
29.35"
(745.49mm)
32.64"
(829.06mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
32.15"
(816.61mm)
35.69"
(906.53mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
34.65"
(880.11mm)
38.79"
(985.27mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
38.17"
(969.52mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
57.93"
(1,471.42mm)
64.86"
(1,647.44mm)
-6.93"
(-176.02mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1963
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
76.77"
(1,949.96mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
-7.17"
(-182.12mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1941 1964
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
120.26"
(3,054.60mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-5.66"
(-143.77mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
159.81"
(4,059.17mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-8.10"
(-205.74mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
206.41"
(5,242.81mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-3.48"
(-88.40mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/