Average Rainfall for Nebraska in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities, towns and parks in Nebraska.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most sites also have information on the number of days with wet weather. That includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Eastern, South - Central, North - Central and Western Nebraska.

Eastern Nebraska

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Columbus 3.3 85
10 Falls City 4.0 103
8 Fremont 3.4 87
9 Lincoln 3.5 89
9 Norfolk 3.3 83
8 Omaha 3.8 97

South - Central Nebraska

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
7 Enders Reservoir 2.5 65
8 Grand Island 3.1 79
8 Harlan County Lake 3.0 77
9 Hastings 3.3 84
8 Kearney 3.1 78
8 Lake McConaughy, Kingsley Dam 1.9 48
McCook 3.1 80
9 North Platte 2.3 58
8 Swanson Reservoir, Trenton Dam 2.9 73

North - Central Nebraska

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 O'Neill 3.0 75
6 Purdum 2.3 57
8 Valentine 2.2 55
7 Valentine National Wildlife Refuge 2.8 70

Western Nebraska

Precipitation totals for August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
7 Chadron 1.6 40
8 Crescent Lake Wildlife Refuge 2.1 54
8 Kimball 1.9 47
7 Scottsbluff 1.3 33
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Nebraska Precipitation
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