Climate at a Glance

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1955
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
17.47"
(443.74mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1966 1995
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
23.83"
(605.28mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
-5.11"
(-129.80mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1963
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
27.04"
(686.82mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
30.05"
(763.27mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1966 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
36.61"
(929.89mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
62.73"
(1,593.34mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
79.48"
(2,018.79mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
-4.41"
(-112.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
112.54"
(2,858.52mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-13.35"
(-339.09mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
144.95"
(3,681.73mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-22.92"
(-582.17mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
182.79"
(4,642.87mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
-27.01"
(-686.05mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2021

Citing This Page

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