Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wyoming

Precipitation Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1944
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1930
Ties: 1961, 1974
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 2020
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1930
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1945
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1919
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1908
Ties: 2000
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
6.46"
(164.08mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1939 1919
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1939 1919
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
11.46"
(291.08mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1919
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1899
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
12.47"
(316.74mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Ties: 1914, 1992
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
12.99"
(329.95mm)
13.50"
(342.90mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1945
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
15.93"
(404.62mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1945
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
31.86"
(809.24mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
47.78"
(1,213.61mm)
-7.44"
(-188.97mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
53.37"
(1,355.60mm)
63.68"
(1,617.47mm)
-10.31"
(-261.87mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2003
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
69.57"
(1,767.08mm)
79.53"
(2,020.06mm)
-9.96"
(-252.98mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1935 2004
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/