Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1975

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1975
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1929
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1977
Ties: 1960
Jul–Aug 1975
2-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1974 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1915
Jun–Aug 1975
3-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1974 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1928
May–Aug 1975
4-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1915
Apr–Aug 1975
5-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Mar–Aug 1975
6-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1905
Ties: 1995
Feb–Aug 1975
7-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jan–Aug 1975
8-Month
23.68"
(601.47mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1974–Aug 1975
9-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1974 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1974–Aug 1975
10-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Oct 1974–Aug 1975
11-Month
30.29"
(769.37mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1974–Aug 1975
12-Month
33.01"
(838.45mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
3.07"
(77.97mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Mar 1974–Aug 1975
18-Month
49.47"
(1,256.54mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1995
Sep 1973–Aug 1975
24-Month
66.39"
(1,686.31mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2020
Sep 1972–Aug 1975
36-Month
100.82"
(2,560.83mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
10.96"
(278.39mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1971–Aug 1975
48-Month
131.75"
(3,346.45mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
11.98"
(304.29mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 1956
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1970–Aug 1975
60-Month
161.65"
(4,105.91mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/