Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wyoming

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
1.01"
(25.65mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964, 1996
Ties: 1934, 1936, 1944
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1914
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1954 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Ties: 1915
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1923
Ties: 1917, 1953
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1939
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1923
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1952 1935
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1923
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1900
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1923
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
12.66"
(321.56mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
13.91"
(353.31mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 2012
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 2012
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 2012
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
22.77"
(578.36mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
31.87"
(809.50mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
40.79"
(1,036.07mm)
47.82"
(1,214.63mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1947
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
54.74"
(1,390.40mm)
63.72"
(1,618.49mm)
-8.98"
(-228.09mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1935 2003
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
67.88"
(1,724.15mm)
79.58"
(2,021.33mm)
-11.70"
(-297.18mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1999
Ties: 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/