Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1966
1-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1965 2000
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jul–Aug 1966
2-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1965 2000
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1992
Jun–Aug 1966
3-Month
9.56"
(242.82mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1965 1954
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Ties: 1916
May–Aug 1966
4-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2021
Apr–Aug 1966
5-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Mar–Aug 1966
6-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Feb–Aug 1966
7-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Jan–Aug 1966
8-Month
24.46"
(621.28mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Dec 1965–Aug 1966
9-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1965–Aug 1966
10-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Oct 1965–Aug 1966
11-Month
29.98"
(761.49mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Sep 1965–Aug 1966
12-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Mar 1965–Aug 1966
18-Month
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Sep 1964–Aug 1966
24-Month
68.03"
(1,727.96mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Sep 1963–Aug 1966
36-Month
97.74"
(2,482.60mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1975
Sep 1962–Aug 1966
48-Month
125.77"
(3,194.56mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-13.86"
(-352.04mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Sep 1961–Aug 1966
60-Month
159.71"
(4,056.63mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
-14.73"
(-374.15mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/