Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1931
1-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1924 1952
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2009
Ties: 1943, 1950
Sep–Oct 1931
2-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1922 1952
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2018
Aug–Oct 1931
3-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1930 1952
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2018
Ties: 1904
Jul–Oct 1931
4-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1952
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1941
Jun–Oct 1931
5-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1930 1952
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1941
Ties: 1910
May–Oct 1931
6-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1917 1952
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1941
Apr–Oct 1931
7-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1930 1952
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1941
Mar–Oct 1931
8-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1930 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Feb–Oct 1931
9-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan–Oct 1931
10-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Dec 1930–Oct 1931
11-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Nov 1930–Oct 1931
12-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
May 1930–Oct 1931
18-Month
39.05"
(991.87mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Nov 1929–Oct 1931
24-Month
51.35"
(1,304.29mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-8.55"
(-217.17mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Nov 1928–Oct 1931
36-Month
81.22"
(2,062.99mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-8.64"
(-219.45mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Nov 1927–Oct 1931
48-Month
112.26"
(2,851.40mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-7.52"
(-191.01mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Nov 1926–Oct 1931
60-Month
144.43"
(3,668.52mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/