Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1960 1911, 1944, 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Ties: 1915, 1998
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1960 1940
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Ties: 1964
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1913
Ties: 1986
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Ties: 1946
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2008
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1995
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
15.92"
(404.37mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
16.28"
(413.51mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1925
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-4.43"
(-112.53mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
43.79"
(1,112.27mm)
52.31"
(1,328.67mm)
-8.52"
(-216.40mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1961 2014
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
69.58"
(1,767.33mm)
-14.40"
(-365.76mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 2015
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
80.12"
(2,035.05mm)
86.84"
(2,205.74mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1961 1933, 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/