Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1955
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
20.95"
(532.13mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
23.01"
(584.45mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1995
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
29.56"
(750.82mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1963
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
33.00"
(838.20mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
43.07"
(1,093.98mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 2014
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
66.27"
(1,683.26mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Ties: 1985
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
83.34"
(2,116.84mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1933
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
128.98"
(3,276.09mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
165.05"
(4,192.27mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
212.07"
(5,386.58mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/