Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1953
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1915
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1915
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1915
Ties: 1950
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
20.10"
(510.54mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
23.91"
(607.31mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
31.23"
(793.24mm)
26.58"
(675.13mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
35.49"
(901.45mm)
29.63"
(752.60mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
40.77"
(1,035.56mm)
32.72"
(831.09mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
44.62"
(1,133.35mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
8.76"
(222.51mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
47.05"
(1,195.07mm)
38.78"
(985.01mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
49.04"
(1,245.62mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
73.82"
(1,875.03mm)
66.13"
(1,679.70mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
94.13"
(2,390.90mm)
84.47"
(2,145.54mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
126.74"
(3,219.20mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
168.98"
(4,292.09mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
218.34"
(5,545.84mm)
211.19"
(5,364.23mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/