Despite what seemed like drought conditions for most of the month; the rainfall total in August actually topped the average in HenryCounty. The official weather station in Napoleon at the Northwest Signal recorded 3.39 inches of precipitation last month. That’s about a tenth of an inch above normal.
After 8 months in 2014, rainfall totals in Napoleon are running about two inches below normal. Five of those months were above normal in precipitation. But the months of March and July were significantly below-average.