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Bookmaker Coral yesterday cut the odds on it being the wettest October on record to 2-1 from 4-1 following a flurry of bets during the morning.
It was also the wettest since 2012 - with 39% more rain than usual - and the 11th wettest June since records began in 1910.
It has also been the second wettest winter on record for the UK, with average total rainfall across the country at 515mm (20.
The last month of last year was not only the wettest December on record, but the wettest calendar month overall in the records dating back to 1910.
Across 2015 as a whole, the year was the sixth wettest on record.
Weathermen were waiting to see how much rain would fall last night before knowing if this year had eclipsed 2009 as Huddersfield's wettest ever November.
The Met Office said it has been the wettest winter since records began almost 250 years ago.
THE odds of January being the wettest month ever were cut by Ladbrokes yesterday.
Summary: 2012 was the second wettest year across the UK in records dating back more than a century to 1910, the Met Office has revealed.
BRITAIN is set to suffer its wettest autumn for over a decade with more rain and gale winds sparking further flood warnings.
BRITAIN is having its wettest autumn for 12 years, says the Met Office - and more rain is on the way along with 50mph gales.
THIS month - which saw devastating flooding in south Gwynedd and Ceredigion - is set to be one of the wettest Junes on record.