Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1905
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1902 1929
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1977
Ties: 1994
Jul–Aug 1905
2-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1904 1930
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1915
Jun–Aug 1905
3-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1904 1930
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
May–Aug 1905
4-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1936
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1915
Apr–Aug 1905
5-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Aug 1905
6-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
2.58"
(65.54mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1904 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Feb–Aug 1905
7-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Aug 1905
8-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1904–Aug 1905
9-Month
25.53"
(648.46mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1904 1931
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1904–Aug 1905
10-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Oct 1904–Aug 1905
11-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Sep 1904–Aug 1905
12-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Ties: 2014
Mar 1904–Aug 1905
18-Month
47.08"
(1,195.83mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1904 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Sep 1903–Aug 1905
24-Month
58.48"
(1,485.39mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Ties: 2013
Sep 1902–Aug 1905
36-Month
91.27"
(2,318.26mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1901–Aug 1905
48-Month
119.45"
(3,034.03mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1900–Aug 1905
60-Month
148.65"
(3,775.71mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/