Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
0.35"
(8.89mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1909
Ties: 2019
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 2020
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1936
Ties: 1940
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1902 1900
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1984
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1942 1900
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2015
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1906
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1906
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1906
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1939 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
11.27"
(286.26mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1906, 1907
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
12.48"
(316.99mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
13.55"
(344.17mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
20.20"
(513.08mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1907
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1984
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
-9.00"
(-228.60mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1935 1902
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1984
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
54.03"
(1,372.36mm)
-12.22"
(-310.39mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1902
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
57.72"
(1,466.09mm)
67.45"
(1,713.23mm)
-9.73"
(-247.14mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1935 1903
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/