Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1989
Ties: 2000
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1926
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Ties: 2000
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1926
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
4.34"
(110.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1952
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
33.83"
(859.28mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
7.64"
(194.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
36.13"
(917.70mm)
29.75"
(755.65mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
37.78"
(959.61mm)
33.62"
(853.95mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
41.32"
(1,049.53mm)
37.82"
(960.63mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
45.02"
(1,143.51mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
60.96"
(1,548.38mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
133.95"
(3,402.33mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1994 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
179.94"
(4,570.48mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
213.57"
(5,424.68mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1993 1967
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2008

Citing This Page

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