Climate at a Glance

Statewide 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 December 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

View Period (Months):All12345678910111218
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
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1955
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1934
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 2011
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1976
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
17.73"
(450.34mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
97th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1895 1995
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1963
86th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1966
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
33.67"
(855.22mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
42nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1925
98th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1981
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1965
106th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
55.34"
(1,405.64mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
-9.87"
(-250.69mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

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/