Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1985
1-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1984 2000
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1959
Jul–Aug 1985
2-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1984 2000
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Jun–Aug 1985
3-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 2009
May–Aug 1985
4-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2021
Apr–Aug 1985
5-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Mar–Aug 1985
6-Month
18.74"
(476.00mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Feb–Aug 1985
7-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Jan–Aug 1985
8-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Dec 1984–Aug 1985
9-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Nov 1984–Aug 1985
10-Month
29.85"
(758.19mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Oct 1984–Aug 1985
11-Month
36.83"
(935.48mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Sep 1984–Aug 1985
12-Month
38.96"
(989.58mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Mar 1984–Aug 1985
18-Month
55.83"
(1,418.08mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Sep 1983–Aug 1985
24-Month
71.58"
(1,818.13mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Sep 1982–Aug 1985
36-Month
109.26"
(2,775.20mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
4.52"
(114.80mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Sep 1981–Aug 1985
48-Month
144.06"
(3,659.12mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Sep 1980–Aug 1985
60-Month
178.88"
(4,543.55mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
4.44"
(112.77mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 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/