Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, August 1984

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1984
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1983 1929
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1977
Jul–Aug 1984
2-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1915
Ties: 2006
Jun–Aug 1984
3-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1928
Ties: 1999
May–Aug 1984
4-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1915
Apr–Aug 1984
5-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Ties: 1992
Mar–Aug 1984
6-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1980 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Feb–Aug 1984
7-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jan–Aug 1984
8-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
20.71"
(526.03mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Dec 1983–Aug 1984
9-Month
23.94"
(608.08mm)
23.05"
(585.47mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Nov 1983–Aug 1984
10-Month
27.86"
(707.64mm)
25.28"
(642.11mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Oct 1983–Aug 1984
11-Month
30.47"
(773.94mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Sep 1983–Aug 1984
12-Month
32.73"
(831.34mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Mar 1983–Aug 1984
18-Month
50.50"
(1,282.70mm)
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Sep 1982–Aug 1984
24-Month
66.79"
(1,696.47mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1983 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2020
Sep 1981–Aug 1984
36-Month
98.72"
(2,507.49mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
8.86"
(225.05mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Sep 1980–Aug 1984
48-Month
127.07"
(3,227.58mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1979–Aug 1984
60-Month
156.26"
(3,969.00mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
6.62"
(168.14mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/