Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, September 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1929
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1986
Ties: 1911
Aug–Sep 1929
2-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1922 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1977
Ties: 1937, 1947
Jul–Sep 1929
3-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1922 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Ties: 1917
Jun–Sep 1929
4-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1922 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
May–Sep 1929
5-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1925 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Apr–Sep 1929
6-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Ties: 1896, 1926, 1951
Mar–Sep 1929
7-Month
19.00"
(482.60mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1973
Ties: 2020
Feb–Sep 1929
8-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1926 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jan–Sep 1929
9-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
23.20"
(589.28mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 1928
Dec 1928–Sep 1929
10-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Nov 1928–Sep 1929
11-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
27.77"
(705.36mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 1980
Oct 1928–Sep 1929
12-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1925 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Apr 1928–Sep 1929
18-Month
47.37"
(1,203.20mm)
46.20"
(1,173.48mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 1921
Oct 1927–Sep 1929
24-Month
60.66"
(1,540.76mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Oct 1926–Sep 1929
36-Month
92.97"
(2,361.44mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Oct 1925–Sep 1929
48-Month
122.69"
(3,116.33mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
2.91"
(73.92mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Oct 1924–Sep 1929
60-Month
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/