Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of March 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1985

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1985
1-Month
0.06"
(1.52mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 1911, 1944, 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Ties: 1928, 2006
Jul–Aug 1985
2-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Ties: 1986
Jun–Aug 1985
3-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1913
May–Aug 1985
4-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Apr–Aug 1985
5-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1941
Mar–Aug 1985
6-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1995
Feb–Aug 1985
7-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-3.56"
(-90.43mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jan–Aug 1985
8-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1984–Aug 1985
9-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-6.18"
(-156.97mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1984–Aug 1985
10-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
15.92"
(404.37mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Oct 1984–Aug 1985
11-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Sep 1984–Aug 1985
12-Month
13.92"
(353.57mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar 1984–Aug 1985
18-Month
19.49"
(495.05mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Sep 1983–Aug 1985
24-Month
33.48"
(850.39mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Sep 1982–Aug 1985
36-Month
64.36"
(1,634.74mm)
52.31"
(1,328.67mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 2014
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1981–Aug 1985
48-Month
88.01"
(2,235.45mm)
69.58"
(1,767.33mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1984 2015
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Sep 1980–Aug 1985
60-Month
101.42"
(2,576.07mm)
86.84"
(2,205.74mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1933, 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/