Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1989
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1977 1926
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1926
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1966
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-1.47"
(-37.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1976
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1952
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
29.75"
(755.65mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
30.48"
(774.19mm)
33.62"
(853.95mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
34.94"
(887.48mm)
37.82"
(960.63mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
40.65"
(1,032.51mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
57.25"
(1,454.15mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
77.80"
(1,976.12mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
120.34"
(3,056.64mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
166.05"
(4,217.67mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
216.64"
(5,502.66mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/