Pensacola - Extreme Daily Rainfall for Each Year





This page lists the heaviest rainfalls and wettest days of each year in Pensacola, Florida. The information answers questions like: When was the last time Pensacola got more than a foot of rain in a single day? What was the heaviest rainfall of 2019?

This page gives the highest daily precipitation for each year in Pensacola and the date that it happened. A date with a plus sign beside it means the same amount of rain also fell on at least one other day earlier that year.

These records were observed at Pensacola International Airport and go back to 1949. During that time the heaviest downpour measured for a single day was 15.55 inches (395.0 millimetres) on April 29, 2014.

Most rain in one day for recent years in Pensacola
Inches Date Milli­metres
8.23 October 04, 2021   209.0
11.85 September 16, 2020   301.0
3.60 June 06, 2019 91.4
6.40 September 05, 2018 162.6
5.46 August 30, 2017 138.7
4.09 December 05, 2016 103.9
5.90 October 26, 2015 149.9
15.55 April 29, 2014 395.0
4.47 September 24, 2013 113.5
13.13 June 09, 2012 333.5
4.45 July 17, 2011 113.0
3.36 March 01, 2010 85.3
Highest daily rainfall recorded at Pensacola each year
Inches Date Milli­metres
5.92 September 17, 2009 150.4
3.51 February 21, 2008 89.2
8.95 October 18, 2007 227.3
4.34 September 12, 2006 110.2
7.48 March 31, 2005 190.0
4.66 November 11, 2004 118.4
5.26 June 30, 2003 133.6
5.88 September 25, 2002 149.4
3.86 July 31, 2001 98.0
3.74 November 24, 2000 95.0
3.04 July 08, 1999 77.2
9.10 September 27, 1998 231.1
5.00 July 18, 1997 127.0
3.50 March 30, 1996 88.9
10.45 October 04, 1995 265.4
5.08 June 20, 1994 129.0
3.45 March 30, 1993 87.6
3.34 January 12, 1992 84.8
3.85 March 01, 1991 97.8
5.65 March 16, 1990 143.5
6.04 June 08, 1989 153.4
3.63 August 21, 1988 92.2
5.13 August 13, 1987 130.3
4.97 October 24, 1986 + 126.2
4.12 June 15, 1985 104.6
5.68 August 01, 1984 144.3
4.32 April 07, 1983 109.7
4.70 February 02, 1982 119.4
4.55 February 10, 1981 115.6
3.22 March 29, 1980 81.8
11.10 March 03, 1979 281.9
6.02 June 03, 1978 152.9
2.92 April 22, 1977 74.2
4.48 October 30, 1976 113.8
5.14 July 30, 1975 130.6
2.92 September 07, 1974 74.2
4.84 July 28, 1973 122.9
3.44 October 27, 1972 87.4
2.34 September 04, 1971 59.4
6.42 June 03, 1970 163.1
6.37 June 21, 1969 161.8
2.81 June 10, 1968 71.4
9.35 September 06, 1967 237.5
3.05 August 04, 1966 77.5
4.37 September 29, 1965 111.0
1964
5.01 July 26, 1963 127.3
3.16 November 08, 1962 80.3
5.80 June 20, 1961 147.3
4.78 September 15, 1960 121.4
5.23 June 11, 1959 132.8
3.78 September 12, 1958 96.0
4.48 April 01, 1957 113.8
11.68 September 24, 1956 296.7
5.77 August 01, 1955 146.6
2.21 May 28, 1954 56.1
4.72 May 19, 1953 119.9
3.93 September 13, 1952 99.8
5.26 March 18, 1951 133.6
6.29 August 30, 1950 159.8
3.48 April 11, 1949 88.4
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

Pensacola - Extremes
Back to Top