Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Ties: 1931, 1963
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1968
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1915
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1941 1913
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
26.46"
(672.08mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
31.80"
(807.72mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
34.48"
(875.79mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
37.70"
(957.58mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
39.42"
(1,001.27mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
57.81"
(1,468.37mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
-6.44"
(-163.58mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
75.71"
(1,923.03mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-8.30"
(-210.82mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
116.09"
(2,948.69mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
-9.95"
(-252.73mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2006
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
157.32"
(3,995.93mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
-10.72"
(-272.29mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2009
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
200.87"
(5,102.10mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-9.14"
(-232.15mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/