Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, October 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1961
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1960 1963
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1976
Sep–Oct 1961
2-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1947 1963
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Aug–Oct 1961
3-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jul–Oct 1961
4-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jun–Oct 1961
5-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
May–Oct 1961
6-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Oct 1961
7-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
26.55"
(674.37mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1921
Mar–Oct 1961
8-Month
29.18"
(741.17mm)
30.04"
(763.02mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Feb–Oct 1961
9-Month
32.68"
(830.07mm)
32.64"
(829.06mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1963
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan–Oct 1961
10-Month
34.84"
(884.94mm)
35.69"
(906.53mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Dec 1960–Oct 1961
11-Month
36.60"
(929.64mm)
38.79"
(985.27mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1963
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Nov 1960–Oct 1961
12-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May 1960–Oct 1961
18-Month
63.39"
(1,610.11mm)
64.86"
(1,647.44mm)
-1.47"
(-37.33mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1963
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1959–Oct 1961
24-Month
82.09"
(2,085.09mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1958 1964
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1958–Oct 1961
36-Month
121.64"
(3,089.66mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1957–Oct 1961
48-Month
168.24"
(4,273.30mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2021
Nov 1956–Oct 1961
60-Month
203.64"
(5,172.46mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 29, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/