Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1958
1-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Nov–Dec 1958
2-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Oct–Dec 1958
3-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Sep–Dec 1958
4-Month
7.88"
(200.15mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 1939
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Aug–Dec 1958
5-Month
10.28"
(261.11mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jul–Dec 1958
6-Month
14.14"
(359.16mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1921
Jun–Dec 1958
7-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
May–Dec 1958
8-Month
19.80"
(502.92mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Apr–Dec 1958
9-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–Dec 1958
10-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Feb–Dec 1958
11-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jan–Dec 1958
12-Month
30.23"
(767.84mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1973
Jul 1957–Dec 1958
18-Month
45.84"
(1,164.34mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1957 1954
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1958
24-Month
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan 1956–Dec 1958
36-Month
89.48"
(2,272.79mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1955–Dec 1958
48-Month
117.22"
(2,977.39mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan 1954–Dec 1958
60-Month
143.37"
(3,641.60mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
-6.31"
(-160.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/