Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, October 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1950
1-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1976
Ties: 1968
Sep–Oct 1950
2-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Aug–Oct 1950
3-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jul–Oct 1950
4-Month
14.98"
(380.49mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jun–Oct 1950
5-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
May–Oct 1950
6-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Apr–Oct 1950
7-Month
25.24"
(641.10mm)
26.55"
(674.37mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Mar–Oct 1950
8-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
30.04"
(763.02mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–Oct 1950
9-Month
33.60"
(853.44mm)
32.64"
(829.06mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan–Oct 1950
10-Month
38.06"
(966.72mm)
35.69"
(906.53mm)
2.37"
(60.19mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Dec 1949–Oct 1950
11-Month
41.41"
(1,051.81mm)
38.79"
(985.27mm)
2.62"
(66.54mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Nov 1949–Oct 1950
12-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
May 1949–Oct 1950
18-Month
63.19"
(1,605.03mm)
64.86"
(1,647.44mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1963
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Nov 1948–Oct 1950
24-Month
84.45"
(2,145.03mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Nov 1947–Oct 1950
36-Month
127.60"
(3,241.04mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1912
Nov 1946–Oct 1950
48-Month
166.74"
(4,235.20mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2021
Nov 1945–Oct 1950
60-Month
211.13"
(5,362.70mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/