Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, January 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1976
1-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1975 1981
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1978
Dec 1975–Jan 1976
2-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1978
Nov 1975–Jan 1976
3-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
9.36"
(237.74mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1978
Ties: 2007
Oct 1975–Jan 1976
4-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1978
Sep 1975–Jan 1976
5-Month
21.42"
(544.07mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1975–Jan 1976
6-Month
26.39"
(670.31mm)
19.96"
(506.98mm)
6.43"
(163.33mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1975–Jan 1976
7-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
24.16"
(613.66mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1975–Jan 1976
8-Month
36.16"
(918.46mm)
28.31"
(719.07mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1975–Jan 1976
9-Month
40.48"
(1,028.19mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1975–Jan 1976
10-Month
43.02"
(1,092.71mm)
35.83"
(910.08mm)
7.19"
(182.63mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1975–Jan 1976
11-Month
46.86"
(1,190.24mm)
39.33"
(998.98mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1976
12-Month
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
41.94"
(1,065.28mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1974–Jan 1976
18-Month
71.71"
(1,821.43mm)
61.87"
(1,571.50mm)
9.84"
(249.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
Feb 1974–Jan 1976
24-Month
94.19"
(2,392.43mm)
83.90"
(2,131.06mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Feb 1973–Jan 1976
36-Month
140.63"
(3,572.00mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
14.74"
(374.39mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1974 1967
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Feb 1972–Jan 1976
48-Month
193.50"
(4,914.90mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Feb 1971–Jan 1976
60-Month
234.12"
(5,946.65mm)
209.81"
(5,329.17mm)
24.31"
(617.48mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/