Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1986
1-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1982
Nov–Dec 1986
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Oct–Dec 1986
3-Month
12.36"
(313.94mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
4.69"
(119.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2015
Sep–Dec 1986
4-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2018
Aug–Dec 1986
5-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2018
Jul–Dec 1986
6-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1924, 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2018
Jun–Dec 1986
7-Month
27.03"
(686.56mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1973
May–Dec 1986
8-Month
31.79"
(807.47mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Apr–Dec 1986
9-Month
34.51"
(876.55mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Mar–Dec 1986
10-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Feb–Dec 1986
11-Month
37.64"
(956.06mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
4.98"
(126.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Jan–Dec 1986
12-Month
38.18"
(969.77mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Jul 1985–Dec 1986
18-Month
58.06"
(1,474.72mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 1917
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Jan 1985–Dec 1986
24-Month
76.24"
(1,936.50mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1974
Jan 1984–Dec 1986
36-Month
112.22"
(2,850.39mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Jan 1983–Dec 1986
48-Month
148.52"
(3,772.41mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
8.81"
(223.78mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1923
Jan 1982–Dec 1986
60-Month
186.06"
(4,725.92mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
22nd 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 3, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/