Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1959 1909
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1932
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1932
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1913
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
17.00"
(431.80mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1976
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
19.93"
(506.22mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
31.84"
(808.74mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1974
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
47.42"
(1,204.47mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1974
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
66.64"
(1,692.66mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1944
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
103.85"
(2,637.79mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
139.74"
(3,549.40mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
170.16"
(4,322.06mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 2, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/