Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1969
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1962 1929
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1977
Jul–Aug 1969
2-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1915
Ties: 1938, 1967
Jun–Aug 1969
3-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1928
May–Aug 1969
4-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1966 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1915
Apr–Aug 1969
5-Month
13.97"
(354.84mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1966 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1999
Mar–Aug 1969
6-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1966 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1905
Feb–Aug 1969
7-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Aug 1969
8-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Dec 1968–Aug 1969
9-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Nov 1968–Aug 1969
10-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1968–Aug 1969
11-Month
28.81"
(731.77mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1968–Aug 1969
12-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1945
Mar 1968–Aug 1969
18-Month
47.84"
(1,215.14mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1967–Aug 1969
24-Month
60.99"
(1,549.15mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
Sep 1966–Aug 1969
36-Month
89.75"
(2,279.65mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1965–Aug 1969
48-Month
117.69"
(2,989.33mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1964–Aug 1969
60-Month
147.96"
(3,758.18mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/