Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, January 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1966
1-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1978
Ties: 1925
Dec 1965–Jan 1966
2-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1963 1981
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1978
Nov 1965–Jan 1966
3-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
9.36"
(237.74mm)
-2.22"
(-56.38mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1978
Oct 1965–Jan 1966
4-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1963 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1978
Sep 1965–Jan 1966
5-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Aug 1965–Jan 1966
6-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
19.96"
(506.98mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jul 1965–Jan 1966
7-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
24.16"
(613.66mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1965–Jan 1966
8-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
28.31"
(719.07mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
May 1965–Jan 1966
9-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
-6.88"
(-174.75mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Apr 1965–Jan 1966
10-Month
27.73"
(704.34mm)
35.83"
(910.08mm)
-8.10"
(-205.74mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Mar 1965–Jan 1966
11-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
39.33"
(998.98mm)
-8.14"
(-206.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Feb 1965–Jan 1966
12-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
41.94"
(1,065.28mm)
-8.14"
(-206.76mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug 1964–Jan 1966
18-Month
49.62"
(1,260.35mm)
61.87"
(1,571.50mm)
-12.25"
(-311.15mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2005
Feb 1964–Jan 1966
24-Month
70.44"
(1,789.18mm)
83.90"
(2,131.06mm)
-13.46"
(-341.88mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1965 1967
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Feb 1963–Jan 1966
36-Month
104.13"
(2,644.90mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-21.76"
(-552.71mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1967
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2005
Feb 1962–Jan 1966
48-Month
140.66"
(3,572.76mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-27.25"
(-692.15mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1967
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2007
Feb 1961–Jan 1966
60-Month
182.16"
(4,626.86mm)
209.81"
(5,329.17mm)
-27.65"
(-702.31mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1967
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/