Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
4.42"
(112.27mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1955
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
19.29"
(489.97mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2018
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
28.75"
(730.25mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1995
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1941 1963
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1936
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
33.56"
(852.42mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1940
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
38.92"
(988.57mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
60.94"
(1,547.88mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
-4.27"
(-108.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
77.13"
(1,959.10mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
-6.76"
(-171.71mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
118.94"
(3,021.08mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-6.95"
(-176.53mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
158.12"
(4,016.25mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-9.75"
(-247.65mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
198.98"
(5,054.09mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
-10.82"
(-274.83mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 17, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/