Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1934

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1934
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1930 1929
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1977
Ties: 1899
Jul–Aug 1934
2-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1915
Jun–Aug 1934
3-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1928
May–Aug 1934
4-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1915
Apr–Aug 1934
5-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Mar–Aug 1934
6-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
-3.42"
(-86.86mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1905
Feb–Aug 1934
7-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jan–Aug 1934
8-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Dec 1933–Aug 1934
9-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Nov 1933–Aug 1934
10-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Oct 1933–Aug 1934
11-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Sep 1933–Aug 1934
12-Month
24.08"
(611.63mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-5.86"
(-148.85mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Mar 1933–Aug 1934
18-Month
39.62"
(1,006.35mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Sep 1932–Aug 1934
24-Month
53.39"
(1,356.11mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-6.53"
(-165.86mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1918
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2020
Sep 1931–Aug 1934
36-Month
84.13"
(2,136.90mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1932 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Sep 1930–Aug 1934
48-Month
109.97"
(2,793.24mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-9.80"
(-248.92mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Sep 1929–Aug 1934
60-Month
136.87"
(3,476.50mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-12.77"
(-324.36mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/