Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1948
1-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
Dec 1947–Jan 1948
2-Month
4.87"
(123.70mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1943 1909
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
Nov 1947–Jan 1948
3-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
Oct 1947–Jan 1948
4-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Sep 1947–Jan 1948
5-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 2017
Aug 1947–Jan 1948
6-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1947–Jan 1948
7-Month
15.41"
(391.41mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
-3.78"
(-96.02mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1947–Jan 1948
8-Month
18.66"
(473.96mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May 1947–Jan 1948
9-Month
23.71"
(602.23mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Apr 1947–Jan 1948
10-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Mar 1947–Jan 1948
11-Month
30.84"
(783.34mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Feb 1947–Jan 1948
12-Month
31.52"
(800.61mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1974
Aug 1946–Jan 1948
18-Month
50.33"
(1,278.38mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1974
Feb 1946–Jan 1948
24-Month
70.65"
(1,794.51mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Feb 1945–Jan 1948
36-Month
111.84"
(2,840.74mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1946 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
Feb 1944–Jan 1948
48-Month
151.10"
(3,837.94mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
11.44"
(290.58mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1943–Jan 1948
60-Month
181.22"
(4,602.99mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1916

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 5, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/