Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1946
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1982
Nov–Dec 1946
2-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2015
Oct–Dec 1946
3-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1974
Sep–Dec 1946
4-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Aug–Dec 1946
5-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jul–Dec 1946
6-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1945 1924, 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jun–Dec 1946
7-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1944 1917
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
May–Dec 1946
8-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Apr–Dec 1946
9-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2015
Mar–Dec 1946
10-Month
33.24"
(844.30mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Feb–Dec 1946
11-Month
36.06"
(915.92mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1943 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Jan–Dec 1946
12-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Jul 1945–Dec 1946
18-Month
57.85"
(1,469.39mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1973
Jan 1945–Dec 1946
24-Month
79.37"
(2,016.00mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1945 1917
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1974
Jan 1944–Dec 1946
36-Month
119.52"
(3,035.81mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Jan 1943–Dec 1946
48-Month
147.69"
(3,751.33mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
7.98"
(202.70mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jan 1942–Dec 1946
60-Month
184.28"
(4,680.71mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
28th 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 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/