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Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
121st Driest
Driest since:
1937, 2002
8th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
122nd Driest
Driest since:
1940
7th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
89th Driest
Driest since:
2002
40th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1913
Ties: 1897
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
119th Driest
Driest since:
1924
10th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1998
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
128th Driest
Driest since:
2021
1st Wettest
Wettest to Date
1896
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
122nd Driest
Driest since:
2008
7th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1995
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
89th Driest
Driest since:
1997, 2021
40th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1998
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
108th Driest
Driest since:
2022
21st Wettest
Wettest to Date
1995
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
98th Driest
Driest since:
1924
30th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1998
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
23.77"
(603.76mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
90th Driest
Driest since:
1924
38th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
24.26"
(616.20mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
86th Driest
Driest since:
1924
42nd Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
92nd Driest
Driest since:
2021
36th Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
85th Driest
Driest since:
1977
43rd Wettest
Wettest to Date
1983

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