Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, July 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1985
1-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1950, 1958
Ties: 2001
Jun–Jul 1985
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
May–Jul 1985
3-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1980 1988
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2015
Apr–Jul 1985
4-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2015
Mar–Jul 1985
5-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1966 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Feb–Jul 1985
6-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1914
Jan–Jul 1985
7-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 1934
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1984–Jul 1985
8-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1984–Jul 1985
9-Month
21.20"
(538.48mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Oct 1984–Jul 1985
10-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
24.83"
(630.68mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1984–Jul 1985
11-Month
26.76"
(679.70mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–Jul 1985
12-Month
29.19"
(741.43mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Feb 1984–Jul 1985
18-Month
45.91"
(1,166.11mm)
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1983–Jul 1985
24-Month
61.86"
(1,571.24mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Aug 1982–Jul 1985
36-Month
96.10"
(2,440.94mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1981–Jul 1985
48-Month
128.24"
(3,257.30mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
8.46"
(214.89mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1980–Jul 1985
60-Month
156.40"
(3,972.56mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
6.76"
(171.70mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 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/