Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2008
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1955
Jul–Aug 2008
2-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018
Jun–Aug 2008
3-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018
May–Aug 2008
4-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Apr–Aug 2008
5-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018
Mar–Aug 2008
6-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Feb–Aug 2008
7-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2007 1995
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Ties: 1975
Jan–Aug 2008
8-Month
31.08"
(789.43mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Dec 2007–Aug 2008
9-Month
36.04"
(915.42mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Nov 2007–Aug 2008
10-Month
40.11"
(1,018.79mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Oct 2007–Aug 2008
11-Month
44.00"
(1,117.60mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Ties: 1973
Sep 2007–Aug 2008
12-Month
46.00"
(1,168.40mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Mar 2007–Aug 2008
18-Month
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Sep 2006–Aug 2008
24-Month
91.76"
(2,330.70mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
7.87"
(199.89mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Sep 2005–Aug 2008
36-Month
137.84"
(3,501.14mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Sep 2004–Aug 2008
48-Month
184.18"
(4,678.17mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020
Sep 2003–Aug 2008
60-Month
239.43"
(6,081.52mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
29.63"
(752.60mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/