Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 2000
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
-1.08"
(-27.44mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2000
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1954
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
15.03"
(381.76mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
-3.47"
(-88.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
20.69"
(525.53mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
23.93"
(607.82mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 2011
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
29.93"
(760.22mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1959 2011
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1897
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
55.86"
(1,418.84mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
73.31"
(1,862.07mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
109.32"
(2,776.73mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1975
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
144.68"
(3,674.87mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
187.02"
(4,750.31mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/