Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1943
1-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1955
Jul–Aug 1943
2-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Jun–Aug 1943
3-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
May–Aug 1943
4-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Apr–Aug 1943
5-Month
20.75"
(527.05mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Mar–Aug 1943
6-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Feb–Aug 1943
7-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1941 1995
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 1909
Jan–Aug 1943
8-Month
27.90"
(708.66mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1941 1963
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 1935, 2005
Dec 1942–Aug 1943
9-Month
33.02"
(838.71mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Nov 1942–Aug 1943
10-Month
36.57"
(928.88mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1927
Oct 1942–Aug 1943
11-Month
40.97"
(1,040.64mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1942 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1942–Aug 1943
12-Month
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Mar 1942–Aug 1943
18-Month
71.68"
(1,820.67mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Sep 1941–Aug 1943
24-Month
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 1987
Sep 1940–Aug 1943
36-Month
122.71"
(3,116.83mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-3.18"
(-80.78mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1939–Aug 1943
48-Month
164.52"
(4,178.81mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Sep 1938–Aug 1943
60-Month
203.70"
(5,173.98mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
-6.10"
(-154.94mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/