Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1968
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1915
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1966 1913
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2006
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2006
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
21.66"
(550.16mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Ties: 1962
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
31.31"
(795.27mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
34.52"
(876.81mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
37.98"
(964.69mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
61.71"
(1,567.43mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
80.12"
(2,035.05mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
114.24"
(2,901.70mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
-11.80"
(-299.72mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2006
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
145.28"
(3,690.11mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
-22.76"
(-578.11mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2009
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
182.37"
(4,632.20mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-27.64"
(-702.05mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2008

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/