Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, September 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1965
1-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1986
Aug–Sep 1965
2-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1977
Jul–Sep 1965
3-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1915
Jun–Sep 1965
4-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1915
May–Sep 1965
5-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1915
Apr–Sep 1965
6-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1915
Mar–Sep 1965
7-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Feb–Sep 1965
8-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan–Sep 1965
9-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
23.20"
(589.28mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1964 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1961
Dec 1964–Sep 1965
10-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Nov 1964–Sep 1965
11-Month
29.90"
(759.46mm)
27.77"
(705.36mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1964 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1964–Sep 1965
12-Month
31.26"
(794.00mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1964 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Apr 1964–Sep 1965
18-Month
47.63"
(1,209.80mm)
46.20"
(1,173.48mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1963–Sep 1965
24-Month
59.55"
(1,512.57mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Oct 1962–Sep 1965
36-Month
86.11"
(2,187.19mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Oct 1961–Sep 1965
48-Month
115.81"
(2,941.57mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Oct 1960–Sep 1965
60-Month
146.35"
(3,717.29mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 17, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/