Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1947
1-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Oct–Nov 1947
2-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1985
Sep–Nov 1947
3-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1939
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1985
Aug–Nov 1947
4-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1952
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jul–Nov 1947
5-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1943 1952
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jun–Nov 1947
6-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1952
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2004
May–Nov 1947
7-Month
18.62"
(472.95mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1952
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2004
Apr–Nov 1947
8-Month
21.63"
(549.40mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1952
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2015
Mar–Nov 1947
9-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Feb–Nov 1947
10-Month
24.93"
(633.22mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan–Nov 1947
11-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1946–Nov 1947
12-Month
29.30"
(744.22mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Nov 1947
18-Month
45.77"
(1,162.56mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1945–Nov 1947
24-Month
61.15"
(1,553.21mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1903
Dec 1944–Nov 1947
36-Month
93.54"
(2,375.92mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1943–Nov 1947
48-Month
123.84"
(3,145.54mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
4.06"
(103.13mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Dec 1942–Nov 1947
60-Month
151.91"
(3,858.51mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/