Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, December 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1994
1-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1993 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Nov–Dec 1994
2-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1993 1976
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Oct–Dec 1994
3-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1993 1917
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 2002
Sep–Dec 1994
4-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1939
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Aug–Dec 1994
5-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1993 1917
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2018
Jul–Dec 1994
6-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1993 1917
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2018
Ties: 1920
Jun–Dec 1994
7-Month
18.62"
(472.95mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1993 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2018
May–Dec 1994
8-Month
21.05"
(534.67mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2015
Ties: 1898
Apr–Dec 1994
9-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2015
Mar–Dec 1994
10-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2015
Feb–Dec 1994
11-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2018
Ties: 2021
Jan–Dec 1994
12-Month
30.62"
(777.75mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1973
Ties: 1944, 1974
Jul 1993–Dec 1994
18-Month
45.54"
(1,156.72mm)
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1990 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jan 1993–Dec 1994
24-Month
63.24"
(1,606.30mm)
59.90"
(1,521.46mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jan 1992–Dec 1994
36-Month
94.50"
(2,400.30mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jan 1991–Dec 1994
48-Month
126.94"
(3,224.28mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
7.16"
(181.87mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jan 1990–Dec 1994
60-Month
159.11"
(4,041.39mm)
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
15th 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 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/