Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, October 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1993
1-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2009
Ties: 1977
Sep–Oct 1993
2-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2018
Aug–Oct 1993
3-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1994
Jul–Oct 1993
4-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Jun–Oct 1993
5-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Ties: 1985, 2013
May–Oct 1993
6-Month
17.39"
(441.71mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Ties: 2010
Apr–Oct 1993
7-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Mar–Oct 1993
8-Month
23.16"
(588.26mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Feb–Oct 1993
9-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan–Oct 1993
10-Month
28.54"
(724.92mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
3.18"
(80.78mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Dec 1992–Oct 1993
11-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
27.70"
(703.58mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1992–Oct 1993
12-Month
34.60"
(878.84mm)
29.93"
(760.22mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1992–Oct 1993
18-Month
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Nov 1991–Oct 1993
24-Month
65.06"
(1,652.52mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1990–Oct 1993
36-Month
97.02"
(2,464.31mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
7.16"
(181.87mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Nov 1989–Oct 1993
48-Month
127.48"
(3,237.99mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Nov 1988–Oct 1993
60-Month
158.32"
(4,021.33mm)
149.66"
(3,801.36mm)
8.66"
(219.97mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/