Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, December 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1980
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1955
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1990
Nov–Dec 1980
2-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1976 1917
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1972
Oct–Dec 1980
3-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1927
Sep–Dec 1980
4-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 1908
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Aug–Dec 1980
5-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
16.91"
(429.51mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul–Dec 1980
6-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jun–Dec 1980
7-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
May–Dec 1980
8-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
-4.13"
(-104.91mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Apr–Dec 1980
9-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Mar–Dec 1980
10-Month
34.53"
(877.06mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Dec 1980
11-Month
35.62"
(904.75mm)
38.93"
(988.82mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan–Dec 1980
12-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-5.11"
(-129.79mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul 1979–Dec 1980
18-Month
61.91"
(1,572.51mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan 1979–Dec 1980
24-Month
85.18"
(2,163.57mm)
83.92"
(2,131.57mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan 1978–Dec 1980
36-Month
128.28"
(3,258.31mm)
125.86"
(3,196.84mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2004
Jan 1977–Dec 1980
48-Month
174.97"
(4,444.24mm)
167.85"
(4,263.39mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Jan 1976–Dec 1980
60-Month
216.66"
(5,503.16mm)
209.87"
(5,330.70mm)
6.79"
(172.46mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/