Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1978
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1978
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
12.36"
(313.94mm)
9.36"
(237.74mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1978
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
21.13"
(536.70mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
5.04"
(128.01mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
19.96"
(506.98mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1902
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
24.16"
(613.66mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
28.31"
(719.07mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
33.78"
(858.01mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1994 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
36.35"
(923.29mm)
35.83"
(910.08mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
38.01"
(965.45mm)
39.33"
(998.98mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
39.91"
(1,013.71mm)
41.94"
(1,065.28mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
62.03"
(1,575.56mm)
61.87"
(1,571.50mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2005
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
87.01"
(2,210.05mm)
83.90"
(2,131.06mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
134.81"
(3,424.17mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
8.92"
(226.56mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2005
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
176.99"
(4,495.55mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
9.08"
(230.64mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
209.55"
(5,322.57mm)
209.81"
(5,329.17mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1993 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/