Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1995
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2017
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1943 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2017
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1945 2011
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2021
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
29.33"
(744.98mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
30.67"
(779.02mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
33.62"
(853.95mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
60.97"
(1,548.64mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
6.46"
(164.09mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1927
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
77.93"
(1,979.42mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
8.09"
(205.48mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1927
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
116.45"
(2,957.83mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1975
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
146.14"
(3,711.96mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
6.51"
(165.36mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
185.82"
(4,719.83mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/