Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, September 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1916
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1908 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1986
Aug–Sep 1916
2-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1910 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1977
Ties: 1938
Jul–Sep 1916
3-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1913 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Ties: 1962
Jun–Sep 1916
4-Month
10.97"
(278.64mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Ties: 1938
May–Sep 1916
5-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Apr–Sep 1916
6-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Mar–Sep 1916
7-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1973
Feb–Sep 1916
8-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jan–Sep 1916
9-Month
23.63"
(600.20mm)
23.20"
(589.28mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Ties: 1986
Dec 1915–Sep 1916
10-Month
26.26"
(667.00mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1914 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Nov 1915–Sep 1916
11-Month
28.36"
(720.34mm)
27.77"
(705.36mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Oct 1915–Sep 1916
12-Month
30.21"
(767.33mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Apr 1915–Sep 1916
18-Month
49.37"
(1,254.00mm)
46.20"
(1,173.48mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Oct 1914–Sep 1916
24-Month
62.92"
(1,598.17mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1915 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Oct 1913–Sep 1916
36-Month
92.35"
(2,345.69mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1915 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Oct 1912–Sep 1916
48-Month
120.80"
(3,068.32mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Oct 1911–Sep 1916
60-Month
153.08"
(3,888.23mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 2, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/