Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, October 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2003
1-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2001 1963
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1976
Ties: 1902
Sep–Oct 2003
2-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Aug–Oct 2003
3-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jul–Oct 2003
4-Month
22.51"
(571.75mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Oct 2003
5-Month
28.62"
(726.95mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Oct 2003
6-Month
33.68"
(855.47mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
10.77"
(273.56mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 2004
Apr–Oct 2003
7-Month
36.34"
(923.04mm)
26.55"
(674.37mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Oct 2003
8-Month
39.18"
(995.17mm)
30.04"
(763.02mm)
9.14"
(232.15mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Oct 2003
9-Month
42.69"
(1,084.33mm)
32.64"
(829.06mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–Oct 2003
10-Month
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
35.69"
(906.53mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Dec 2002–Oct 2003
11-Month
48.91"
(1,242.31mm)
38.79"
(985.27mm)
10.12"
(257.04mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Nov 2002–Oct 2003
12-Month
52.27"
(1,327.66mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May 2002–Oct 2003
18-Month
77.17"
(1,960.12mm)
64.86"
(1,647.44mm)
12.31"
(312.68mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 2001–Oct 2003
24-Month
93.38"
(2,371.85mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
9.44"
(239.77mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2002 1964
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Nov 2000–Oct 2003
36-Month
128.07"
(3,252.98mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Nov 1999–Oct 2003
48-Month
170.20"
(4,323.08mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1998–Oct 2003
60-Month
208.16"
(5,287.26mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-1.73"
(-43.95mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/