Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1906

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1906
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1905 1929
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Jul–Aug 1906
2-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1905 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1915
Jun–Aug 1906
3-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Ties: 1941
May–Aug 1906
4-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1904 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1915
Apr–Aug 1906
5-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Ties: 1958
Mar–Aug 1906
6-Month
18.23"
(463.04mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1904 1936
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Feb–Aug 1906
7-Month
19.95"
(506.73mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jan–Aug 1906
8-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Dec 1905–Aug 1906
9-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1904 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Nov 1905–Aug 1906
10-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Oct 1905–Aug 1906
11-Month
29.14"
(740.16mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Sep 1905–Aug 1906
12-Month
31.71"
(805.43mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Mar 1905–Aug 1906
18-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1904–Aug 1906
24-Month
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Sep 1903–Aug 1906
36-Month
90.19"
(2,290.83mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Sep 1902–Aug 1906
48-Month
122.98"
(3,123.69mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1905 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1901–Aug 1906
60-Month
151.16"
(3,839.46mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/