Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1982
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1999 1917
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2015
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1917
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2015
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1917
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
18.75"
(476.25mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2000 1924, 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Ties: 1942, 1968
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
22.67"
(575.82mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Ties: 1928
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
38.13"
(968.50mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
53.63"
(1,362.20mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1973
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
71.47"
(1,815.34mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1974
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
102.96"
(2,615.18mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1992
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
139.91"
(3,553.71mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
180.93"
(4,595.62mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 7, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/