Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1953
1-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1915
Jul–Aug 1953
2-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1915
Jun–Aug 1953
3-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
May–Aug 1953
4-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1915
Ties: 1914
Apr–Aug 1953
5-Month
15.77"
(400.56mm)
20.10"
(510.54mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2015
Mar–Aug 1953
6-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
23.91"
(607.31mm)
-3.62"
(-91.94mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2015
Feb–Aug 1953
7-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
26.58"
(675.13mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan–Aug 1953
8-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
29.63"
(752.60mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1952–Aug 1953
9-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
32.72"
(831.09mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1952–Aug 1953
10-Month
31.46"
(799.08mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Oct 1952–Aug 1953
11-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
38.78"
(985.01mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1952–Aug 1953
12-Month
34.74"
(882.40mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1952–Aug 1953
18-Month
57.03"
(1,448.56mm)
66.13"
(1,679.70mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1951–Aug 1953
24-Month
78.68"
(1,998.47mm)
84.47"
(2,145.54mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Sep 1950–Aug 1953
36-Month
122.91"
(3,121.91mm)
126.74"
(3,219.20mm)
-3.83"
(-97.29mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Sep 1949–Aug 1953
48-Month
174.93"
(4,443.22mm)
168.98"
(4,292.09mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2022
Sep 1948–Aug 1953
60-Month
222.03"
(5,639.56mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
10.83"
(275.08mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/