Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, October 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1955
1-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1976
Sep–Oct 1955
2-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Aug–Oct 1955
3-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2011
Jul–Oct 1955
4-Month
19.75"
(501.65mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Jun–Oct 1955
5-Month
23.28"
(591.31mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
May–Oct 1955
6-Month
25.31"
(642.87mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Apr–Oct 1955
7-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
26.55"
(674.37mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Mar–Oct 1955
8-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
30.04"
(763.02mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Feb–Oct 1955
9-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
32.64"
(829.06mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1979
Jan–Oct 1955
10-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
35.69"
(906.53mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Dec 1954–Oct 1955
11-Month
40.81"
(1,036.57mm)
38.79"
(985.27mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Nov 1954–Oct 1955
12-Month
43.63"
(1,108.20mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
May 1954–Oct 1955
18-Month
66.15"
(1,680.21mm)
64.86"
(1,647.44mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 1963
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1953–Oct 1955
24-Month
84.16"
(2,137.66mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1952–Oct 1955
36-Month
127.13"
(3,229.10mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Nov 1951–Oct 1955
48-Month
175.06"
(4,446.52mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021
Nov 1950–Oct 1955
60-Month
220.11"
(5,590.79mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
10.22"
(259.58mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 13, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/