Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1982
Ties: 1998
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1973 1917
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2015
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1946
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1973 1917
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1924, 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
29.67"
(753.62mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
5.36"
(136.15mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
35.39"
(898.91mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
4.96"
(125.99mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
36.88"
(936.75mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
63.06"
(1,601.72mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
87.20"
(2,214.88mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
17.36"
(440.94mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1973 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
121.94"
(3,097.28mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
17.16"
(435.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
156.85"
(3,983.99mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
17.14"
(435.36mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
188.63"
(4,791.20mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
14.08"
(357.63mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 14, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/