Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1968
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1915
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1913
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
25.58"
(649.73mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Ties: 1943
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
37.50"
(952.50mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
5.44"
(138.17mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
66.70"
(1,694.18mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
85.37"
(2,168.40mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
131.72"
(3,345.69mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2006
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
166.57"
(4,230.88mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
209.15"
(5,312.41mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/