Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1932

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1932
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1931 1929
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1977
Jul–Aug 1932
2-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1931 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Jun–Aug 1932
3-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1931 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
May–Aug 1932
4-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Ties: 1922
Apr–Aug 1932
5-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1933
Mar–Aug 1932
6-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1931 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1905
Feb–Aug 1932
7-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1914, 1943
Jan–Aug 1932
8-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Dec 1931–Aug 1932
9-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Nov 1931–Aug 1932
10-Month
26.78"
(680.21mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Oct 1931–Aug 1932
11-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 2008
Sep 1931–Aug 1932
12-Month
30.74"
(780.80mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Mar 1931–Aug 1932
18-Month
44.98"
(1,142.49mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Sep 1930–Aug 1932
24-Month
56.58"
(1,437.13mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Sep 1929–Aug 1932
36-Month
83.48"
(2,120.39mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1931 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Sep 1928–Aug 1932
48-Month
112.34"
(2,853.44mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-7.43"
(-188.72mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019
Sep 1927–Aug 1932
60-Month
143.87"
(3,654.30mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/