Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2008
1-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 2000
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Jul–Aug 2008
2-Month
7.86"
(199.64mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2006 2000
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2017
Jun–Aug 2008
3-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1954
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2017
May–Aug 2008
4-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2006 2011
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2021
Apr–Aug 2008
5-Month
18.25"
(463.55mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2006 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Mar–Aug 2008
6-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2006 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Feb–Aug 2008
7-Month
24.02"
(610.11mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2006 2011
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Jan–Aug 2008
8-Month
25.50"
(647.70mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2006 2011
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Dec 2007–Aug 2008
9-Month
27.98"
(710.69mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2006 2011
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Nov 2007–Aug 2008
10-Month
29.34"
(745.24mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2006 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Oct 2007–Aug 2008
11-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2006 2011
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Sep 2007–Aug 2008
12-Month
34.97"
(888.24mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2006 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1972
Mar 2007–Aug 2008
18-Month
60.20"
(1,529.08mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2016
Sep 2006–Aug 2008
24-Month
77.91"
(1,978.91mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
8.07"
(204.97mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2016
Sep 2005–Aug 2008
36-Month
104.07"
(2,643.38mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Sep 2004–Aug 2008
48-Month
141.81"
(3,601.97mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2006 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Sep 2003–Aug 2008
60-Month
182.02"
(4,623.31mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2006 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 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/