Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1933

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1933
1-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1932 1929
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1977
Jul–Aug 1933
2-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Ties: 2005
Jun–Aug 1933
3-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1928
May–Aug 1933
4-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1931 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1915
Apr–Aug 1933
5-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Ties: 1932
Mar–Aug 1933
6-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1932 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1905
Feb–Aug 1933
7-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jan–Aug 1933
8-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Dec 1932–Aug 1933
9-Month
22.65"
(575.31mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Nov 1932–Aug 1933
10-Month
24.67"
(626.62mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Oct 1932–Aug 1933
11-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Sep 1932–Aug 1933
12-Month
29.31"
(744.47mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Mar 1932–Aug 1933
18-Month
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Sep 1931–Aug 1933
24-Month
60.05"
(1,525.27mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1932 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Sep 1930–Aug 1933
36-Month
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-3.97"
(-100.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1932 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Sep 1929–Aug 1933
48-Month
112.79"
(2,864.87mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1932 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019
Ties: 1926
Sep 1928–Aug 1933
60-Month
141.65"
(3,597.91mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-7.99"
(-202.95mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/