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Warmest August for Ohio
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Wettest August for Ohio
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Warmest YTD for the Globe

MONTHLY CLIMATE UPDATE (Released the Second Full Week of Each Month)

August 2022 Climate Summary (pdf version)

Accumulated precipitation and departures from normal for Ohio for August 2022

Previous Summaries


SEASONAL CLIMATE UPDATE (Released the Last Week of Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)

Summer (Jun - Aug) 2022 Review (pdf version)

3-month temperature and precipitation outlooks for October-December in the United States


Recent Conditions (Click Map for Additional Variables)


Total precipitation departure from the mean over the past 7 days


Average temperature departure from the mean over the past 7 days

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Recent News

August 30, 2022

Dr. Aaron Wilson began his new faculty position as Assistant Professor, Ag Weather and Climate Field Specialist within OSU Extension, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental…

August 25, 2022

Earlier this week, Aaron Wilson, principal investigator at the Byrd Center and assistant professor – Ag Weather and Climate Field Specialist within OSU Extension, College of Food, Agricultural,…

July 11, 2022

Last month National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) released its annual HAB forecast for western Lake Erie. The forecast for this summer is a smaller than average HAB, around 3.5. The…

June 17, 2022

Recent heat in Ohio, though breaking for Father's Day weekend, is expected to return next week. Unlike this week, the forecast is pretty dry (0.10 or less for most). Partners throughout the…

People Directory

Jim Degrand
Assistant State Climatologist
Research Scientist, Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center and Assistant Professor, Ag Weather and Climate Field Specialist, OSU Extension
Steven Quiring
Faculty Member, Geography Department
Jeff Rogers
Ohio State Climatologist Emeritus