Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1963
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1955
Ties: 2002
Jul–Aug 1963
2-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1962 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jun–Aug 1963
3-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1962 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
May–Aug 1963
4-Month
11.95"
(303.53mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1962 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Apr–Aug 1963
5-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018
Mar–Aug 1963
6-Month
17.89"
(454.41mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1962 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Aug 1963
7-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-6.16"
(-156.47mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1930 1995
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018
Jan–Aug 1963
8-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
-7.38"
(-187.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018
Dec 1962–Aug 1963
9-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018
Nov 1962–Aug 1963
10-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
-8.33"
(-211.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Oct 1962–Aug 1963
11-Month
30.35"
(770.89mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-8.07"
(-204.98mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1962–Aug 1963
12-Month
34.95"
(887.73mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1962 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Mar 1962–Aug 1963
18-Month
52.71"
(1,338.83mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
-12.50"
(-317.50mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1961–Aug 1963
24-Month
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
-14.82"
(-376.43mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1960–Aug 1963
36-Month
110.13"
(2,797.30mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-15.76"
(-400.31mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1959–Aug 1963
48-Month
154.98"
(3,936.49mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-12.89"
(-327.41mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Sep 1958–Aug 1963
60-Month
193.47"
(4,914.14mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
-16.33"
(-414.78mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/