Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
1.72"
(43.69mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1982
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2015
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2015
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
17.83"
(452.88mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1924, 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
27.92"
(709.17mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
32.29"
(820.17mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2015
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
34.48"
(875.79mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1988 1917
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
49.75"
(1,263.65mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1988 1917
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1973
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
70.49"
(1,790.45mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
107.47"
(2,729.74mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
145.16"
(3,687.06mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2018
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
185.75"
(4,718.05mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 6, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/