Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, July 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1979
1-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1980
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1950
Ties: 1959
Jun–Jul 1979
2-Month
8.58"
(217.93mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1980
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
May–Jul 1979
3-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
10.75"
(273.05mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1998
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2015
Apr–Jul 1979
4-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
13.97"
(354.84mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1998
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–Jul 1979
5-Month
21.70"
(551.18mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Feb–Jul 1979
6-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
18.89"
(479.81mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Jan–Jul 1979
7-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
21.12"
(536.45mm)
7.09"
(180.08mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Dec 1978–Jul 1979
8-Month
30.52"
(775.21mm)
23.62"
(599.95mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Nov 1978–Jul 1979
9-Month
34.19"
(868.43mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918, 2011
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Oct 1978–Jul 1979
10-Month
35.07"
(890.78mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1978–Jul 1979
11-Month
38.57"
(979.68mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Aug 1978–Jul 1979
12-Month
41.72"
(1,059.69mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Feb 1978–Jul 1979
18-Month
57.73"
(1,466.34mm)
53.84"
(1,367.54mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Aug 1977–Jul 1979
24-Month
73.70"
(1,871.98mm)
69.86"
(1,774.44mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Aug 1976–Jul 1979
36-Month
106.42"
(2,703.07mm)
104.76"
(2,660.90mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Aug 1975–Jul 1979
48-Month
139.01"
(3,530.85mm)
139.65"
(3,547.11mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1975
Aug 1974–Jul 1979
60-Month
184.76"
(4,692.90mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
10.33"
(262.38mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 4, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/