Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1955
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
7.88"
(200.15mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2018
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
19.79"
(502.67mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
23.29"
(591.57mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
23.64"
(600.46mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2012 1995
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
28.94"
(735.08mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1963
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
32.03"
(813.56mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
32.19"
(817.63mm)
35.24"
(895.10mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
35.97"
(913.64mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2015 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
65.17"
(1,655.32mm)
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
80.14"
(2,035.56mm)
83.89"
(2,130.81mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
124.99"
(3,174.75mm)
125.89"
(3,197.61mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
170.32"
(4,326.13mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2020
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
219.65"
(5,579.11mm)
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 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/