Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2012
1-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2010 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul–Aug 2012
2-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 1968
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1915
Jun–Aug 2012
3-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2007 1913
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2006
May–Aug 2012
4-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2006
Apr–Aug 2012
5-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Aug 2012
6-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–Aug 2012
7-Month
22.70"
(576.58mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Ties: 1921
Jan–Aug 2012
8-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Ties: 2016
Dec 2011–Aug 2012
9-Month
29.54"
(750.32mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Nov 2011–Aug 2012
10-Month
32.78"
(832.61mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Oct 2011–Aug 2012
11-Month
37.69"
(957.33mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Sep 2011–Aug 2012
12-Month
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Mar 2011–Aug 2012
18-Month
76.89"
(1,953.01mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Sep 2010–Aug 2012
24-Month
99.83"
(2,535.68mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
15.82"
(401.83mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2009–Aug 2012
36-Month
142.90"
(3,629.66mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
16.86"
(428.24mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2006
Sep 2008–Aug 2012
48-Month
191.64"
(4,867.66mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
23.60"
(599.44mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2009
Sep 2007–Aug 2012
60-Month
240.91"
(6,119.11mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2008

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