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Fall Weather Pattern Arrives

Rain and much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the east coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rains, and very high elevations could receive heavy snow. Wetting rains to the valley floors will spread south Thu and Fri into northern California,where active fires continue. Read More >

 

January Rainfall for Tulsa, Oklahoma

All rainfall amounts are in inches

For the 130 year period of January 1888 through January 2017

 

Wettest January was 6.74 recorded in 1916

Driest January was 0.00 recorded in 1986

Difference between the wettest and driest January was 6.74

 

Driest January      Wettest January
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1986 0.00 66 1893 1.36
2 1943 TRACE 67 1971 1.37
3 1912 0.04 68 1977 1.43
4 2014 0.13 69 1944 1.44
5 2003 0.14 70 1991 1.47
6 1936 0.14 71 1918 1.49
7 1972 0.17 72 1967 1.51
8 1942 0.21 73 2013 1.54
9 1976 0.21 74 1923 1.54
10 1997 0.25 75 1965 1.56
11 1903 0.30 76 1913 1.60
12 1948 0.38 77 1957 1.60
13 1970 0.41 78 1908 1.61
14 1911 0.43 79 1941 1.63
15 1900 0.47 80 1969 1.63
16 1914 0.47 81 1894 1.64
17 1996 0.47 82 1935 1.71
18 1917 0.48 83 1958 1.78
19 1992 0.48 84 1938 1.82
20 1892 0.50 85 1950 1.86
21 1896 0.50 86 1934 1.87
22 1919 0.50 87 1922 1.95
23 1940 0.55 88 1925 1.98
24 2011 0.57 89 1953 2.02
25 2016 0.61 90 1951 2.07
26 2012 0.61 91 1979 2.07
27 1964 0.63 92 1980 2.07
28 1945 0.64 93 1921 2.09
29 1961 0.66 94 2001 2.09
30 2009 0.68 95 1920 2.11
31 1994 0.68 96 1929 2.16
32 1928 0.69 97 1987 2.21
33 1966 0.69 98 1915 2.24
34 1981 0.69 99 2007 2.27
35 1901 0.71 100 1993 2.28
36 2006 0.72 101 1906 2.34
37 2015 0.75 102 1890 2.35
38 1931 0.76 103 2010 2.36
39 1955 0.77 104 2004 2.36
40 1959 0.77 105 1939 2.56
41 1974 0.79 106 1926 2.60
42 1978 0.81 107 1975 2.61
43 1899 0.82 108 2002 2.67
44 1909 0.85 109 1904 2.73
45 2008 0.88 110 1990 2.93
46 1947 0.88 111 1989 2.94
47 2000 0.89 112 1983 2.95
48 1952 0.91 113 1999 3.01
49 1954 0.93 114 1927 3.11
50 1995 0.93 115 1905 3.14
51 1897 0.97 116 1968 3.26
52 1956 0.98 117 1907 3.29
53 1963 0.98 118 1973 3.39
54 1891 1.00 119 2017 3.42
55 1984 1.00 120 1946 3.43
56 1924 1.07 121 1998 3.48
57 1988 1.11 122 1889 3.54
58 1910 1.18 123 1930 3.55
59 1895 1.20 124 1982 3.58
60 1902 1.20 125 2005 3.69
61 1960 1.22 126 1937 4.47
62 1985 1.24 127 1898 4.62
63 1933 1.26 128 1932 5.95
64 1962 1.33 129 1949 6.65
65 1888 1.35 130 1916 6.74
           
 
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1916 6.74 66 1888 1.35
2 1949 6.65 67 1962 1.33
3 1932 5.95 68 1933 1.26
4 1898 4.62 69 1985 1.24
5 1937 4.47 70 1960 1.22
6 2005 3.69 71 1895 1.20
7 1982 3.58 72 1902 1.20
8 1930 3.55 73 1910 1.18
9 1889 3.54 74 1988 1.11
10 1998 3.48 75 1924 1.07
11 1946 3.43 76 1891 1.00
12 2017 3.42 77 1984 1.00
13 1973 3.39 78 1956 0.98
14 1907 3.29 79 1963 0.98
15 1968 3.26 80 1897 0.97
16 1905 3.14 81 1954 0.93
17 1927 3.11 82 1995 0.93
18 1999 3.01 83 1952 0.91
19 1983 2.95 84 2000 0.89
20 1989 2.94 85 2008 0.88
21 1990 2.93 86 1947 0.88
22 1904 2.73 87 1909 0.85
23 2002 2.67 88 1899 0.82
24 1975 2.61 89 1978 0.81
25 1926 2.60 90 1974 0.79
26 1939 2.56 91 1955 0.77
27 2010 2.36 92 1959 0.77
28 2004 2.36 93 1931 0.76
29 1890 2.35 94 2015 0.75
30 1906 2.34 95 2006 0.72
31 1993 2.28 96 1901 0.71
32 2007 2.27 97 1928 0.69
33 1915 2.24 98 1966 0.69
34 1987 2.21 99 1981 0.69
35 1929 2.16 100 2009 0.68
36 1920 2.11 101 1994 0.68
37 1921 2.09 102 1961 0.66
38 2001 2.09 103 1945 0.64
39 1951 2.07 104 1964 0.63
40 1979 2.07 105 2016 0.61
41 1980 2.07 106 2012 0.61
42 1953 2.02 107 2011 0.57
43 1925 1.98 108 1940 0.55
44 1922 1.95 109 1892 0.50
45 1934 1.87 110 1896 0.50
46 1950 1.86 111 1919 0.50
47 1938 1.82 112 1917 0.48
48 1958 1.78 113 1992 0.48
49 1935 1.71 114 1900 0.47
50 1894 1.64 115 1914 0.47
51 1941 1.63 116 1996 0.47
52 1969 1.63 117 1911 0.43
53 1908 1.61 118 1970 0.41
54 1913 1.60 119 1948 0.38
55 1957 1.60 120 1903 0.30
56 1965 1.56 121 1997 0.25
57 2013 1.54 122 1942 0.21
58 1923 1.54 123 1976 0.21
59 1967 1.51 124 1972 0.17
60 1918 1.49 125 2003 0.14
61 1991 1.47 126 1936 0.14
62 1944 1.44 127 2014 0.13
63 1977 1.43 128 1912 0.04
64 1971 1.37 129 1943 TRACE
65 1893 1.36 130 1986 0.00
           

 

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 Updated: February 3, 2017