Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1954
1-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1956, 1986
Nov–Dec 1954
2-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Oct–Dec 1954
3-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1953 1917
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Sep–Dec 1954
4-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1953 1939
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Aug–Dec 1954
5-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1953 1917
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jul–Dec 1954
6-Month
12.37"
(314.20mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1917
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jun–Dec 1954
7-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1953 1917
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1976
May–Dec 1954
8-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1952 1917
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Apr–Dec 1954
9-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Mar–Dec 1954
10-Month
22.12"
(561.85mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Feb–Dec 1954
11-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1910
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2018
Jan–Dec 1954
12-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1973
Jul 1953–Dec 1954
18-Month
38.39"
(975.11mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1954
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jan 1953–Dec 1954
24-Month
54.46"
(1,383.28mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jan 1952–Dec 1954
36-Month
80.80"
(2,052.32mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-9.06"
(-230.12mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jan 1951–Dec 1954
48-Month
112.05"
(2,846.07mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jan 1950–Dec 1954
60-Month
142.92"
(3,630.17mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
-6.76"
(-171.70mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1938 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/