Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1990
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1960 1917
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 1908
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1974
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
16.91"
(429.51mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
-4.83"
(-122.69mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
28.25"
(717.55mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
31.15"
(791.21mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-5.18"
(-131.57mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
34.70"
(881.38mm)
38.93"
(988.82mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
37.50"
(952.50mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
56.05"
(1,423.67mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-7.04"
(-178.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
78.36"
(1,990.34mm)
83.92"
(2,131.57mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
118.13"
(3,000.50mm)
125.86"
(3,196.84mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2004
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
167.85"
(4,263.39mm)
-6.90"
(-175.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
204.19"
(5,186.43mm)
209.87"
(5,330.70mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
93rd 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 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/