Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2004 1963
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1976
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
25.33"
(643.38mm)
26.55"
(674.37mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
30.04"
(763.02mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
32.64"
(829.06mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
37.95"
(963.93mm)
35.69"
(906.53mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
38.79"
(985.27mm)
4.12"
(104.64mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
67.72"
(1,720.09mm)
64.86"
(1,647.44mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
88.22"
(2,240.79mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1964
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
136.39"
(3,464.31mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
10.47"
(265.94mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
179.57"
(4,561.08mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
11.66"
(296.17mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
234.98"
(5,968.49mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
25.09"
(637.28mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/