Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1980 2000
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1980 2000
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2021
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
24.52"
(622.81mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
30.00"
(762.00mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1993
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
33.71"
(856.23mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
36.05"
(915.67mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
37.68"
(957.07mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
57.57"
(1,462.28mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1921
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
107.30"
(2,725.42mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
138.82"
(3,526.03mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
180.43"
(4,582.92mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

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