Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
9.36"
(237.74mm)
-1.12"
(-28.44mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1983 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
19.96"
(506.98mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
22.99"
(583.95mm)
24.16"
(613.66mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
28.31"
(719.07mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
38.42"
(975.87mm)
35.83"
(910.08mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
39.33"
(998.98mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
41.94"
(1,065.28mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
67.45"
(1,713.23mm)
61.87"
(1,571.50mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
92.41"
(2,347.21mm)
83.90"
(2,131.06mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
129.05"
(3,277.87mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
172.03"
(4,369.56mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
208.37"
(5,292.60mm)
209.81"
(5,329.17mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/