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October Rainfall for Tulsa, Oklahoma

All rainfall amounts are in inches

For the 129 year period of October 1888 through October 2016

 

Wettest October was 16.51 recorded in 1941

Driest October was Trace recorded in 1924

Difference between the wettest and driest October was 16.51

 

Driest October      Wettest October
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1924 TRACE 71 1888 2.90
2 1952 TRACE 72 1927 2.92
3 1917 0.16 73 1912 3.00
4 1963 0.18 74 1925 3.01
5 1958 0.21 75 2007 3.04
6 1965 0.26 76 1933 3.07
7 1904 0.49 77 2002 3.33
8 1891 0.55 78 1930 3.38
9 1921 0.56 79 1953 3.46
10 1945 0.65 80 1932 3.49
11 1948 0.66 81 2013 3.52
12 1950 0.86 82 1960 3.53
13 1961 0.86 83 1992 3.53
14 1938 0.90 84 1967 3.75
15 1914 0.93 85 1994 3.76
16 1978 0.95 86 1918 3.84
17 1893 1.00 87 1890 3.85
18 1995 1.05 88 1962 3.92
19 1922 1.07 89 2003 3.96
20 1993 1.13 90 1898 4.00
21 1897 1.22 91 1900 4.06
22 1982 1.22 92 1955 4.60
23 2010 1.23 93 1896 4.60
24 1964 1.24 94 1943 4.72
25 1987 1.27 95 2014 4.82
26 2006 1.31 96 1931 4.89
27 1966 1.39 97 1928 4.95
28 1934 1.40 98 1991 5.12
29 1988 1.43 99 1905 5.15
30 1975 1.47 100 1903 5.17
31 1906 1.49 101 1913 5.23
32 2015 1.50 102 1907 5.27
33 1909 1.55 103 1986 5.53
34 2005 1.58 104 1996 5.60
35 1957 1.58 105 1929 5.72
36 1946 1.59 106 1970 5.83
37 1895 1.60 107 1969 5.86
38 1939 1.60 108 1892 5.90
39 1940 1.65 109 2009 6.14
40 1947 1.69 110 1973 6.16
41 1916 1.75 111 1985 6.26
42 1999 1.75 112 2000 6.32
43 2011 1.87 113 1899 6.40
44 1915 1.90 114 1974 6.40
45 1997 1.99 115 1981 6.73
46 1889 2.05 116 1984 6.98
47 1980 2.05 117 1936 7.11
48 1911 2.11 118 1972 7.58
49 1990 2.15 119 1908 7.61
50 1979 2.20 120 1920 7.86
51 1949 2.27 121 1971 7.99
52 1902 2.30 122 2004 8.51
53 1901 2.37 123 1951 8.72
54 1937 2.38 124 1998 9.04
55 1935 2.42 125 1959 9.08
56 1954 2.52 126 1983 9.33
57 1910 2.55 127 1919 9.79
58 1968 2.64 128 1923 10.78
59 1894 2.65 129 1941 16.51
60 1976 2.65      
61 1944 2.70      
62 1956 2.72      
63 2012 2.75      
64 2008 2.75      
65 1977 2.75      
66 1989 2.80      
67 2001 2.81      
68 2016 2.86      
69 1942 2.86      
70 1926 2.88      
           
 
RANK YEAR RAIN RANK YEAR RAIN
           
1 1941 16.51 71 1976 2.65
2 1923 10.78 72 1968 2.64
3 1919 9.79 73 1910 2.55
4 1983 9.33 74 1954 2.52
5 1959 9.08 75 1935 2.42
6 1998 9.04 76 1937 2.38
7 1951 8.72 77 1901 2.37
8 2004 8.51 78 1902 2.30
9 1971 7.99 79 1949 2.27
10 1920 7.86 80 1979 2.20
11 1908 7.61 81 1990 2.15
12 1972 7.58 82 1911 2.11
13 1936 7.11 83 1889 2.05
14 1984 6.98 84 1980 2.05
15 1981 6.73 85 1997 1.99
16 1899 6.40 86 1915 1.90
17 1974 6.40 87 2011 1.87
18 2000 6.32 88 1916 1.75
19 1985 6.26 89 1999 1.75
20 1973 6.16 90 1947 1.69
21 2009 6.14 91 1940 1.65
22 1892 5.90 92 1895 1.60
23 1969 5.86 93 1939 1.60
24 1970 5.83 94 1946 1.59
25 1929 5.72 95 2005 1.58
26 1996 5.60 96 1957 1.58
27 1986 5.53 97 1909 1.55
28 1907 5.27 98 2015 1.50
29 1913 5.23 99 1906 1.49
30 1903 5.17 100 1975 1.47
31 1905 5.15 101 1988 1.43
32 1991 5.12 102 1934 1.40
33 1928 4.95 103 1966 1.39
34 1931 4.89 104 2006 1.31
35 2014 4.82 105 1987 1.27
36 1943 4.72 106 1964 1.24
37 1896 4.60 107 2010 1.23
38 1955 4.34 108 1897 1.22
39 1900 4.06 109 1982 1.22
40 1898 4.00 110 1993 1.13
41 2003 3.96 111 1922 1.07
42 1962 3.92 112 1995 1.05
43 1890 3.85 113 1893 1.00
44 1918 3.84 114 1978 0.95
45 1994 3.76 115 1914 0.93
46 1967 3.75 116 1938 0.90
47 1960 3.53 117 1950 0.86
48 1992 3.53 118 1961 0.86
49 2013 3.52 119 1948 0.66
50 1932 3.49 120 1945 0.65
51 1953 3.46 121 1921 0.56
52 1930 3.38 122 1891 0.55
53 2002 3.33 123 1904 0.49
54 1933 3.07 124 1965 0.26
55 2007 3.04 125 1958 0.21
56 1925 3.01 126 1963 0.18
57 1912 3.00 127 1917 0.16
58 1927 2.92 128 1924 TRACE
59 1888 2.90 129 1952 TRACE
60 1926 2.88      
61 2016 2.86      
62 1942 2.86      
63 2001 2.81      
64 1989 2.81      
65 2012 2.75      
66 2008 2.75      
67 1977 2.75      
68 1956 2.72      
69 1944 2.70      
70 1894 2.65      
           

 

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 Updated: November 7, 2016