Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2003
1-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2017
Jul–Aug 2003
2-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2001 2000
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2017
Jun–Aug 2003
3-Month
11.13"
(282.70mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2002 1954
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
May–Aug 2003
4-Month
14.13"
(358.90mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2021
Apr–Aug 2003
5-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2015
Mar–Aug 2003
6-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Feb–Aug 2003
7-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Jan–Aug 2003
8-Month
22.05"
(560.07mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1931, 1964
Dec 2002–Aug 2003
9-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Nov 2002–Aug 2003
10-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2000 2011
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Oct 2002–Aug 2003
11-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2002 2011
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Sep 2002–Aug 2003
12-Month
37.59"
(954.79mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Mar 2002–Aug 2003
18-Month
56.32"
(1,430.53mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Sep 2001–Aug 2003
24-Month
72.93"
(1,852.42mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2001 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Sep 2000–Aug 2003
36-Month
111.10"
(2,821.94mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2002 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975
Sep 1999–Aug 2003
48-Month
138.57"
(3,519.68mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Sep 1998–Aug 2003
60-Month
177.73"
(4,514.34mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2002 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 2, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/