Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1955
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
3.69"
(93.72mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
29.41"
(747.01mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1995
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
35.24"
(895.10mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1963
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
37.47"
(951.74mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
41.77"
(1,060.96mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
48.24"
(1,225.30mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
9.82"
(249.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
50.54"
(1,283.72mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
8.56"
(217.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
67.42"
(1,712.47mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
84.26"
(2,140.20mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
138.23"
(3,511.04mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
12.34"
(313.43mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
181.24"
(4,603.50mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
13.37"
(339.60mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
219.86"
(5,584.44mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 11, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/