Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, November 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1961
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1917
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Oct–Nov 1961
2-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1985
Sep–Nov 1961
3-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1960 1939
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1985
Ties: 1929
Aug–Nov 1961
4-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Nov 1961
5-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1975, 1981
Jun–Nov 1961
6-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
May–Nov 1961
7-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
Apr–Nov 1961
8-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
20.63"
(524.00mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1912
Mar–Nov 1961
9-Month
24.30"
(617.22mm)
23.14"
(587.76mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1973
Feb–Nov 1961
10-Month
27.08"
(687.83mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1910
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jan–Nov 1961
11-Month
28.56"
(725.42mm)
27.59"
(700.79mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1960 1910
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1944
Dec 1960–Nov 1961
12-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1938
Jun 1960–Nov 1961
18-Month
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1959–Nov 1961
24-Month
59.53"
(1,512.06mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Dec 1958–Nov 1961
36-Month
89.23"
(2,266.44mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1957–Nov 1961
48-Month
120.54"
(3,061.72mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1956–Nov 1961
60-Month
154.01"
(3,911.85mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/