Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1915
Ties: 1972
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1915
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1958
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1915
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
20.10"
(510.54mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
23.20"
(589.28mm)
23.91"
(607.31mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
26.58"
(675.13mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
29.63"
(752.60mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
32.72"
(831.09mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
33.98"
(863.09mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
37.56"
(954.02mm)
38.78"
(985.01mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
40.60"
(1,031.24mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
63.66"
(1,616.96mm)
66.13"
(1,679.70mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1944
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
81.95"
(2,081.53mm)
84.47"
(2,145.54mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
114.81"
(2,916.17mm)
126.74"
(3,219.20mm)
-11.93"
(-303.03mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
149.55"
(3,798.57mm)
168.98"
(4,292.09mm)
-19.43"
(-493.52mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2022
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
193.49"
(4,914.65mm)
211.20"
(5,364.48mm)
-17.71"
(-449.83mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/