Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1982
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2018
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924, 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2018
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
16.09"
(408.69mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2018
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1988
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
23.80"
(604.52mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
28.30"
(718.82mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
30.19"
(766.83mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
-4.69"
(-119.12mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
-10.75"
(-273.05mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1973
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
54.46"
(1,383.28mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-15.38"
(-390.66mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
86.39"
(2,194.31mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
-18.39"
(-467.10mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1992
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
113.54"
(2,883.92mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
-26.17"
(-664.71mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
146.81"
(3,728.97mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
-27.74"
(-704.60mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/