Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, September 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1953
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1951 1943
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Ties: 1931, 1939
Aug–Sep 1953
2-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1951 1943
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Ties: 2005
Jul–Sep 1953
3-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
11.64"
(295.66mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jun–Sep 1953
4-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
15.81"
(401.57mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
May–Sep 1953
5-Month
18.67"
(474.22mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Apr–Sep 1953
6-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Mar–Sep 1953
7-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Feb–Sep 1953
8-Month
29.23"
(742.44mm)
29.47"
(748.54mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1995
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Jan–Sep 1953
9-Month
33.43"
(849.12mm)
32.52"
(826.01mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Dec 1952–Sep 1953
10-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
35.62"
(904.75mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1951 1963
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Nov 1952–Sep 1953
11-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
38.83"
(986.28mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1963
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Oct 1952–Sep 1953
12-Month
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1950 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Apr 1952–Sep 1953
18-Month
68.14"
(1,730.76mm)
65.31"
(1,658.87mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Oct 1951–Sep 1953
24-Month
91.16"
(2,315.46mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
7.22"
(183.38mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Oct 1950–Sep 1953
36-Month
137.09"
(3,482.09mm)
125.94"
(3,198.88mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Oct 1949–Sep 1953
48-Month
179.50"
(4,559.30mm)
167.94"
(4,265.68mm)
11.56"
(293.62mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2021
Oct 1948–Sep 1953
60-Month
221.77"
(5,632.96mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
11.88"
(301.75mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 15, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/