Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1919

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1919
1-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1929
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1977
Jul–Aug 1919
2-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1918 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1915
Ties: 1966, 1978
Jun–Aug 1919
3-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1918 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1928
May–Aug 1919
4-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1918 1936
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1915
Apr–Aug 1919
5-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Mar–Aug 1919
6-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1918 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1905
Feb–Aug 1919
7-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jan–Aug 1919
8-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1948
Dec 1918–Aug 1919
9-Month
24.02"
(610.11mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1918 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Nov 1918–Aug 1919
10-Month
26.34"
(669.04mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Oct 1918–Aug 1919
11-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Sep 1918–Aug 1919
12-Month
31.70"
(805.18mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Mar 1918–Aug 1919
18-Month
46.01"
(1,168.65mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1918 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1917–Aug 1919
24-Month
56.30"
(1,430.02mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2017
Sep 1916–Aug 1919
36-Month
83.26"
(2,114.80mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Sep 1915–Aug 1919
48-Month
114.26"
(2,902.20mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-5.51"
(-139.96mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1913 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Sep 1914–Aug 1919
60-Month
146.38"
(3,718.05mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/