Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
0.08"
(2.03mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911, 1944, 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Ties: 1937, 1996
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1949 1940
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Ties: 2018
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1913
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1941
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1995
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1949 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
15.92"
(404.37mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1948 1924
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-4.01"
(-101.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Ties: 1898
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
18.65"
(473.71mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-7.59"
(-192.79mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
41.87"
(1,063.50mm)
52.31"
(1,328.67mm)
-10.44"
(-265.17mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 2014
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
55.71"
(1,415.03mm)
69.58"
(1,767.33mm)
-13.87"
(-352.30mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 2015
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
86.84"
(2,205.74mm)
-14.41"
(-366.02mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1934 1933, 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/