Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1901
1-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1901 1986
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1932
Dec 1900–Jan 1901
2-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1901 1909
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1932
Ties: 1911
Nov 1900–Jan 1901
3-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1901 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1932
Ties: 1981
Oct 1900–Jan 1901
4-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1918
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2016
Ties: 2008
Sep 1900–Jan 1901
5-Month
12.64"
(321.06mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1982
Aug 1900–Jan 1901
6-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1900–Jan 1901
7-Month
19.91"
(505.71mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1900–Jan 1901
8-Month
24.09"
(611.89mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
May 1900–Jan 1901
9-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Ties: 2022
Apr 1900–Jan 1901
10-Month
33.99"
(863.35mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
3.98"
(101.10mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Mar 1900–Jan 1901
11-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Feb 1900–Jan 1901
12-Month
39.10"
(993.14mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1899–Jan 1901
18-Month
52.35"
(1,329.69mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1899–Jan 1901
24-Month
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Feb 1898–Jan 1901
36-Month
104.76"
(2,660.90mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Feb 1897–Jan 1901
48-Month
136.08"
(3,456.43mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1896–Jan 1901
60-Month
165.28"
(4,198.11mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/