Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Missouri

Precipitation Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1955 1909
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1982
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
8.70"
(220.98mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1915
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Ties: 1903
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1915
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
20.66"
(524.76mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
24.09"
(611.89mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
30.28"
(769.11mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1953 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
25.31"
(642.87mm)
33.20"
(843.28mm)
-7.89"
(-200.41mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
36.40"
(924.56mm)
-7.55"
(-191.77mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
32.07"
(814.58mm)
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
-8.45"
(-214.63mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
53.10"
(1,348.74mm)
64.39"
(1,635.51mm)
-11.29"
(-286.77mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
69.63"
(1,768.60mm)
81.06"
(2,058.92mm)
-11.43"
(-290.32mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1955 1954
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1928
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
98.46"
(2,500.88mm)
121.60"
(3,088.64mm)
-23.14"
(-587.76mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
125.29"
(3,182.37mm)
162.15"
(4,118.61mm)
-36.86"
(-936.24mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
165.00"
(4,191.00mm)
202.71"
(5,148.83mm)
-37.71"
(-957.83mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011

Citing This Page

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