Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, December 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1976
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1955
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1990
Nov–Dec 1976
2-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1972
Oct–Dec 1976
3-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1975 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1927
Sep–Dec 1976
4-Month
13.97"
(354.84mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1974 1908
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1971
Aug–Dec 1976
5-Month
17.41"
(442.21mm)
16.91"
(429.51mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jul–Dec 1976
6-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1974 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jun–Dec 1976
7-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1974 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
May–Dec 1976
8-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Apr–Dec 1976
9-Month
32.33"
(821.18mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Mar–Dec 1976
10-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Feb–Dec 1976
11-Month
37.67"
(956.82mm)
38.93"
(988.82mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1987
Jan–Dec 1976
12-Month
41.69"
(1,058.93mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jul 1975–Dec 1976
18-Month
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1975–Dec 1976
24-Month
91.92"
(2,334.77mm)
83.92"
(2,131.57mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1974 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1974–Dec 1976
36-Month
135.37"
(3,438.40mm)
125.86"
(3,196.84mm)
9.51"
(241.56mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1973–Dec 1976
48-Month
181.03"
(4,598.16mm)
167.85"
(4,263.39mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1972–Dec 1976
60-Month
233.67"
(5,935.22mm)
209.87"
(5,330.70mm)
23.80"
(604.52mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

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