Climate at a Glance

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1955
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
5.36"
(136.14mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1966
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1988
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1971
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
26.08"
(662.43mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Ties: 1952
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1995
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
29.87"
(758.70mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
32.08"
(814.83mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
36.07"
(916.18mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
37.32"
(947.93mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
62.06"
(1,576.32mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
80.68"
(2,049.27mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
-3.21"
(-81.54mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
118.13"
(3,000.50mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-7.76"
(-197.11mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
161.29"
(4,096.77mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-6.58"
(-167.13mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2020
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
205.87"
(5,229.10mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2021

Citing This Page

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