Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1939
1-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jul–Aug 1939
2-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1930 1968
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1915
Jun–Aug 1939
3-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1930 1913
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
May–Aug 1939
4-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1913 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Apr–Aug 1939
5-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Mar–Aug 1939
6-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Feb–Aug 1939
7-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jan–Aug 1939
8-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Dec 1938–Aug 1939
9-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Nov 1938–Aug 1939
10-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Ties: 1931
Oct 1938–Aug 1939
11-Month
34.36"
(872.74mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Sep 1938–Aug 1939
12-Month
41.23"
(1,047.24mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1934 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar 1938–Aug 1939
18-Month
64.37"
(1,635.00mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Sep 1937–Aug 1939
24-Month
84.78"
(2,153.41mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Sep 1936–Aug 1939
36-Month
131.31"
(3,335.27mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
5.27"
(133.85mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1935–Aug 1939
48-Month
175.28"
(4,452.11mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
7.24"
(183.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Sep 1934–Aug 1939
60-Month
217.72"
(5,530.09mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
7.71"
(195.84mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2008

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/