Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1967 2000
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2017
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1967 2000
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2017
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
10.30"
(261.62mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1967 1954
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Ties: 1991
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1981
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
23.58"
(598.93mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
34.46"
(875.28mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2016
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
58.10"
(1,475.74mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
68.02"
(1,727.71mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2016
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
102.60"
(2,606.04mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
136.05"
(3,455.67mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
165.76"
(4,210.30mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
-8.68"
(-220.48mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/