Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1937 1968
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1915
Ties: 1928
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1937 1913
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Ties: 1919
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
29.12"
(739.65mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
31.62"
(803.15mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
35.37"
(898.40mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
40.84"
(1,037.34mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1983
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
67.68"
(1,719.07mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1920
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
90.08"
(2,288.03mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
134.05"
(3,404.87mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2006
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
176.49"
(4,482.85mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2009
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
214.19"
(5,440.43mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
4.18"
(106.18mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/