Second largest single day rainfall of the summer is a record breaker

Weather Blog
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.


The 1.82″ of rainfall that was measured in Indianapolis today is the largest single-day rainfall in two months and the SECOND largest of the summer behind June 10’s 1.83″.

Rainfall today (August 7) breaks a daily rainfall record set 122 years ago! The previous record of 1.08″ was set in 1896. The largest single-day rainfall in the month of August is August 6, 1979 with 4.46″.  Weather records date back to 1871 in Indianapolis.

Most Popular

Latest News

More News