Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2019
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Jul–Aug 2019
2-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2016 1968
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1915
Jun–Aug 2019
3-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2017 1913
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2006
May–Aug 2019
4-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
15.36"
(390.14mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2006
Apr–Aug 2019
5-Month
23.60"
(599.44mm)
18.86"
(479.04mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Aug 2019
6-Month
26.13"
(663.70mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Feb–Aug 2019
7-Month
29.19"
(741.43mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
4.21"
(106.94mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Ties: 1996
Jan–Aug 2019
8-Month
33.83"
(859.28mm)
28.13"
(714.50mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Dec 2018–Aug 2019
9-Month
37.80"
(960.12mm)
31.44"
(798.58mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Nov 2018–Aug 2019
10-Month
44.32"
(1,125.73mm)
34.96"
(887.98mm)
9.36"
(237.75mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Oct 2018–Aug 2019
11-Month
48.84"
(1,240.54mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
10.47"
(265.94mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Sep 2018–Aug 2019
12-Month
55.07"
(1,398.78mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
13.02"
(330.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 2018–Aug 2019
18-Month
81.05"
(2,058.67mm)
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
16.80"
(426.72mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2017–Aug 2019
24-Month
102.21"
(2,596.13mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2016–Aug 2019
36-Month
148.52"
(3,772.41mm)
126.04"
(3,201.42mm)
22.48"
(570.99mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2006
Sep 2015–Aug 2019
48-Month
189.54"
(4,814.32mm)
168.04"
(4,268.22mm)
21.50"
(546.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2009
Sep 2014–Aug 2019
60-Month
230.54"
(5,855.72mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
20.53"
(521.47mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/