Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1895
1-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1930
90th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jul–Aug 1895
2-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1930
106th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Aug 1895
3-Month
10.11"
(256.79mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1966
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Aug 1895
4-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1966
112th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Aug 1895
5-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1966
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Aug 1895
6-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
-5.16"
(-131.07mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1966
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Aug 1895
7-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-6.48"
(-164.60mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1995
123rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Aug 1895
8-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1963
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/