National Overview - August 2013
Summer Precipitation Totals and Anomalies

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Summer Precipitation Totals and Anomalies

The following table shows, for about 190 long-term stations, how summer precipitation totals stack up against the 1981-2010 station normals. Sort the precipitation anomaly column to find greatest positive and negative departures. Click on the stations anomaly value for a visual representation of the departure from normal for each year of the stations history.


Location Summer Precip Total
(Inches)
Summer Precip Anomaly
(Inches)
Summer Percent of Normal Precip
(%)
Aberdeen, SD 5.25 -3.90 57
Abilene, TX 10.11 2.09 126
Akron, OH 14.81 3.34 129
Alamosa, CO 3.81 1.08 140
Albany, NY 16.77 5.40 147
Albuquerque, NM 3.22 -0.52 86
Allentown, PA 21.31 8.36 165
Amarillo, TX 6.09 -2.82 68
Asheville, NC 29.65 16.29 222
Astoria, OR 3.84 -0.90 81
Augusta, GA 25.72 12.35 192
Austin, TX 4.11 -4.45 48
Baltimore, MD 11.73 0.91 108
Bangor, ME 13.90 3.70 136
Barrow, AK 3.82 1.47 163
Beckley, WV 14.59 2.09 117
Bethel, AK 7.20 -0.13 98
Billings, MT 1.75 -2.44 42
Binghamton, NY 17.14 5.68 150
Birmingham, AL 21.77 8.66 166
Bismarck, ND 5.70 -2.64 68
Boise, ID 1.00 -0.26 79
Boston, MA 15.97 5.51 153
Bridgeport, CT 13.18 2.15 119
Brownsville, TX 4.46 -2.59 63
Buffalo, NY 13.55 3.40 133
Burlington, VT 17.43 5.67 148
Cape Hatteras, NC 11.94 -4.01 75
Caribou, ME 19.02 7.70 168
Carson City, NV 1.74 0.82 189
Casper, WY 3.23 -0.64 83
Central Park, NY 15.81 2.36 118
Charleston, WV 18.61 5.64 143
Charlotte, NC 16.57 4.93 142
Chattanooga, TN 19.53 7.09 157
Cheyenne, WY 2.95 -3.53 46
Chicago, IL 10.15 -1.90 84
Cincinnati, OH 15.16 3.96 135
Cleveland, OH 15.62 5.22 150
Colorado Springs, CO 10.94 2.26 126
Columbia, SC 24.91 9.50 162
Columbia, MO 6.37 -6.83 48
Columbus, GA 24.77 12.52 202
Columbus, OH 14.19 2.07 117
Concord, NH 15.53 4.92 146
Corpus Christi, TX 6.28 -2.79 69
Dallas, TX 6.92 -1.27 84
Daytona Beach, FL 20.39 2.33 113
Del Rio, TX 5.27 -1.04 84
Des Moines, IA 5.24 -8.30 39
Detroit, MI 16.13 6.24 163
Dodge City, KS 12.05 2.98 133
Dubuque, IA 9.12 -3.99 70
Washington (Dulles), DC 13.87 2.69 124
Duluth, MN 8.26 -3.52 70
Elkins, WV 16.54 2.94 122
Elko, NV 0.99 -0.40 71
El Paso, TX 4.41 -0.09 98
Ely, NV 1.05 -1.16 48
Erie, PA 16.66 5.89 155
Eugene, OR 1.36 -1.29 51
Eureka, CA 0.52 -0.72 42
Evansville, IN 12.78 2.10 120
Fairbanks, AK 3.47 -1.94 64
Fargo, ND 9.04 -0.21 98
Flagstaff, AZ 12.47 6.39 205
Fort Myers, FL 29.45 0.18 101
Fort Smith, AR 13.89 3.72 137
Fort Wayne, IN 14.68 2.64 122
Fresno, CA 0.00 -0.23 0
Glasgow, MT 5.33 -0.02 100
Goodland, KS 4.44 -4.98 47
Grand Forks, ND 6.06 -3.45 64
Grand Island, NE 6.04 -4.78 56
Grand Junction, CO 2.57 0.55 127
Grand Rapids, MI 9.63 -1.51 86
Great Falls, MT 3.81 -1.79 68
Green Bay, WI 10.23 -0.52 95
Greensboro, NC 20.04 7.95 166
Greenville, SC 31.19 18.11 238
Harrisburg, PA 10.23 -0.76 93
Hartford, CT 21.87 9.41 176
Helena, MT 4.55 0.10 102
Hilo, HI 17.08 -10.95 61
Honolulu, HI 0.64 -0.69 48
Houston, TX 4.41 -12.41 26
Huntington, WV 18.85 6.68 155
Huntsville, AL 14.5 2.55 121
Indianapolis, IN 8.10 -3.83 68
International Falls, MN 12.74 2.31 122
Jackson, MS 10.70 -2.47 81
Jacksonville, FL 19.13 -0.67 97
New York (JFK), NY 12.96 1.34 112
Juneau, AK 12.57 -1.00 93
Kahului, HI 1.70 0.50 142
Kansas City, MO 7.74 -5.83 57
Key West, FL 20.73 7.69 159
Knoxville, TN 19.96 7.80 164
La Crosse, WI 8.23 -4.66 64
New York (La Guardia), NY 12.95 0.39 103
Lander, WY 0.35 -2.31 13
Las Vegas, NV 0.59 -0.21 74
Lexington, KY 21.79 9.45 177
Lihue, HI 2.43 -3.18 43
Little Rock, AR 8.98 -0.53 94
Los Angeles, CA 0.03 -0.13 19
Lubbock, TX 6.37 -0.49 93
Macon, GA 29.43 16.32 224
Madison, WI 16.39 3.40 126
Medford, OR 0.81 -0.49 62
Memphis, TN 11.38 0.28 103
Miami, FL 23.33 -1.72 93
Midland, TX 3.01 -2.45 55
Milwaukee, WI 10.62 -0.92 92
Minot, SD 11.82 3.77 147
Missoula, MT 2.20 -2.05 52
Mobile, AL 23.27 2.95 115
Moline, IL 9.46 -3.84 71
Montgomery, AL 17.31 4.04 130
Montpelier, VT 16.04 4.15 135
Muskegon, MI 8.57 0.26 103
Nashville, TN 13.10 2.15 120
New Orleans, LA 15.59 -4.38 78
Nome, AK 8.87 2.56 141
Norfolk, NE 7.01 -3.82 65
Norfolk, VA 15.86 0.94 106
North Platte, NE 8.20 -0.58 93
Oklahoma City, OK 18.15 7.01 163
Olympia, WA 3.71 0.38 111
Omaha, NE 6.91 -4.92 58
Orlando, FL 24.72 2.74 112
Paducah, KY 15.30 4.04 136
Pendleton, OR 1.26 -0.42 75
Peoria, IL 4.31 -6.31 41
Philadelphia, PA 29.71 18.43 263
Phoenix, AZ 2.13 0.06 103
Pierre, SD 8.07 0.09 101
Pittsburgh, PA 13.43 1.82 116
Pocatallo, ID 1.09 -1.15 49
Portland, OR 2.13 -0.89 71
Portland, ME 12.42 1.88 118
Providence, RI 16.22 5.69 154
Pueblo, CO 5.89 0.15 103
Raleigh, NC 18.46 5.95 148
Rapid City, SD 6.44 0.50 108
Washington (Reagan National), DC 15.74 5.30 151
Richmond, VA 20.02 6.92 153
Roanoke, VA 21.80 10.37 191
Rochester, NY 10.80 -2.95 79
Rockford, IL 12.57 -0.62 95
Roswell, NM 4.14 -2.13 66
Sacramento, CA 0.22 -0.04 85
Salem, OR 1.37 -1.09 56
Salt Lake City, UT 1.33 -0.95 58
San Antonio, TX 3.60 -5.37 40
San Diego, CA 0.05 -0.07 42
San Francisco, CA 0.05 -0.10 33
San Juan, PR 32.91 17.97 220
Savannah, GA 27.65 9.54 153
Scottsbluff, NE 3.34 -2.64 56
Scranton, PA 8.58 -2.65 76
Seattle, WA 2.66 -0.49 84
Sheridan, WY 2.68 -1.34 67
Shreveport, LA 10.10 -1.68 86
Sioux City, IA 6.81 -3.75 64
Sioux Falls, SD 8.11 -1.95 81
South Bend, IN 9.63 -1.92 83
Spokane, WA 2.54 0.06 102
Springfield, IL 14.45 2.81 124
Springfield, MO 5.65 -6.43 47
St Louis, MO 10.48 -0.90 92
St Paul, MN 10.76 -1.83 85
Syracuse, NY 12.65 1.99 119
Tallahassee, FL 30.92 8.67 139
Tampa, FL 33.41 11.89 155
Toledo, OH 12.30 2.35 124
Topeka, KS 10.15 -3.31 75
Tucson, AZ 3.12 -1.72 64
Tulsa, OK 9.50 -1.48 87
Waterloo, IA 10.72 -3.44 76
Wichita, KS 20.51 8.28 168
Wichita Falls, TX 8.21 -0.03 100
Williamsport, PA 9.06 -3.06 75
Williston, ND 8.08 1.57 124
Wilmington, NC 22.93 11.23 196
Wilmington, DE 25.78 5.71 128
Worchester, MA 16.21 4.08 134
Yakima, WA 0.58 -0.52 53
Youngstown, OH 15.46 4.03 135