Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1958
1-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1929
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1977
Ties: 2002
Jul–Aug 1958
2-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1915
Jun–Aug 1958
3-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1928
May–Aug 1958
4-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1915
Ties: 1990, 2003
Apr–Aug 1958
5-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1906
Mar–Aug 1958
6-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1905
Feb–Aug 1958
7-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1995
Jan–Aug 1958
8-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Dec 1957–Aug 1958
9-Month
24.75"
(628.65mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Nov 1957–Aug 1958
10-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Oct 1957–Aug 1958
11-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1957–Aug 1958
12-Month
33.49"
(850.65mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 2010
Mar 1957–Aug 1958
18-Month
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
5.79"
(147.06mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1956–Aug 1958
24-Month
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Sep 1955–Aug 1958
36-Month
89.91"
(2,283.71mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1954–Aug 1958
48-Month
117.18"
(2,976.37mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1953–Aug 1958
60-Month
142.79"
(3,626.87mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/