Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1988
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1913
Aug–Sep 1988
2-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1987 2000
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1974
Jul–Sep 1988
3-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.03"
(26.17mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1987 2000
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1996
Jun–Sep 1988
4-Month
12.42"
(315.47mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1996
May–Sep 1988
5-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Ties: 1930
Apr–Sep 1988
6-Month
16.99"
(431.55mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
-3.07"
(-77.97mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1957
Mar–Sep 1988
7-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
22.75"
(577.85mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Feb–Sep 1988
8-Month
21.92"
(556.77mm)
24.99"
(634.75mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Jan–Sep 1988
9-Month
23.25"
(590.55mm)
27.21"
(691.13mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Dec 1987–Sep 1988
10-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
-2.72"
(-69.08mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Nov 1987–Sep 1988
11-Month
30.78"
(781.81mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Oct 1987–Sep 1988
12-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
34.84"
(884.94mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Apr 1987–Sep 1988
18-Month
52.52"
(1,334.01mm)
55.00"
(1,397.00mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Oct 1986–Sep 1988
24-Month
74.03"
(1,880.36mm)
69.82"
(1,773.43mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Oct 1985–Sep 1988
36-Month
109.83"
(2,789.68mm)
104.72"
(2,659.89mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Oct 1984–Sep 1988
48-Month
150.92"
(3,833.37mm)
139.62"
(3,546.35mm)
11.30"
(287.02mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Oct 1983–Sep 1988
60-Month
183.29"
(4,655.57mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/