Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1954 1968
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1954 1913
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Ties: 1975
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
19.03"
(483.36mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1953 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Ties: 2007
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
36.60"
(929.64mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
45.72"
(1,161.29mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
69.80"
(1,772.92mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
87.82"
(2,230.63mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1985
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
131.57"
(3,341.88mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2006
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
178.01"
(4,521.45mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
9.97"
(253.23mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
224.31"
(5,697.47mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/