Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1915
Ties: 1943
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1968 1913
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2006
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2006
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
18.52"
(470.41mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
21.47"
(545.34mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
25.89"
(657.61mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
32.02"
(813.31mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
36.99"
(939.55mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
39.16"
(994.66mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1897, 1969
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
42.39"
(1,076.71mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
84.60"
(2,148.84mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
122.58"
(3,113.53mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2006
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
164.72"
(4,183.89mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
198.84"
(5,050.54mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-11.17"
(-283.71mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/