Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1973
1-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1913
Aug–Sep 1973
2-Month
8.56"
(217.42mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2000
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jul–Sep 1973
3-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 2000
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1996
Jun–Sep 1973
4-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1996
May–Sep 1973
5-Month
20.16"
(512.06mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Apr–Sep 1973
6-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Mar–Sep 1973
7-Month
31.48"
(799.59mm)
22.75"
(577.85mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–Sep 1973
8-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
24.99"
(634.75mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan–Sep 1973
9-Month
36.96"
(938.78mm)
27.21"
(691.13mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Dec 1972–Sep 1973
10-Month
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
9.83"
(249.69mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Nov 1972–Sep 1973
11-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Oct 1972–Sep 1973
12-Month
46.91"
(1,191.51mm)
34.84"
(884.94mm)
12.07"
(306.57mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Apr 1972–Sep 1973
18-Month
66.57"
(1,690.88mm)
55.00"
(1,397.00mm)
11.57"
(293.88mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Oct 1971–Sep 1973
24-Month
81.14"
(2,060.96mm)
69.82"
(1,773.43mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Oct 1970–Sep 1973
36-Month
113.08"
(2,872.23mm)
104.72"
(2,659.89mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Oct 1969–Sep 1973
48-Month
147.28"
(3,740.91mm)
139.62"
(3,546.35mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Oct 1968–Sep 1973
60-Month
182.37"
(4,632.20mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
7.93"
(201.42mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/