Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1952
1-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1955
Ties: 1904
Jul–Aug 1952
2-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jun–Aug 1952
3-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
May–Aug 1952
4-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Apr–Aug 1952
5-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Mar–Aug 1952
6-Month
26.08"
(662.43mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Ties: 1983
Feb–Aug 1952
7-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1951 1995
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan–Aug 1952
8-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1951 1963
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Dec 1951–Aug 1952
9-Month
37.79"
(959.87mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Nov 1951–Aug 1952
10-Month
42.70"
(1,084.58mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Oct 1951–Aug 1952
11-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1951–Aug 1952
12-Month
47.63"
(1,209.80mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Mar 1951–Aug 1952
18-Month
70.22"
(1,783.59mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
5.01"
(127.26mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Sep 1950–Aug 1952
24-Month
94.51"
(2,400.55mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
10.62"
(269.74mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Sep 1949–Aug 1952
36-Month
136.27"
(3,461.26mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Sep 1948–Aug 1952
48-Month
176.97"
(4,495.04mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Sep 1947–Aug 1952
60-Month
219.09"
(5,564.89mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
9.29"
(235.97mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 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/