Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Ohio

Precipitation Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1951
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979, 1980
Ties: 1980
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
11.56"
(293.62mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1980
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
3.31"
(84.08mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
28.16"
(715.26mm)
24.40"
(619.76mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
27.21"
(691.13mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
36.27"
(921.26mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
38.28"
(972.31mm)
32.75"
(831.85mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
35.29"
(896.37mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
38.27"
(972.06mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1988
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
65.44"
(1,662.18mm)
60.33"
(1,532.38mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
83.52"
(2,121.41mm)
76.50"
(1,943.10mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
116.85"
(2,967.99mm)
114.78"
(2,915.41mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1978 1964
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
156.03"
(3,963.16mm)
153.08"
(3,888.23mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
197.46"
(5,015.48mm)
191.34"
(4,860.04mm)
6.12"
(155.44mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/