Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2017
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
14.40"
(365.76mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2021
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1933
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 2005
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
22.40"
(568.96mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
23.36"
(593.34mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
27.50"
(698.50mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
-4.16"
(-105.66mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
49.80"
(1,264.92mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
64.52"
(1,638.81mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1935
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
100.28"
(2,547.11mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
-4.46"
(-113.29mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
139.45"
(3,542.03mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
168.30"
(4,274.82mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
-6.14"
(-155.96mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 15, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/