Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2015
1-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1982
Nov–Dec 2015
2-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 2015
3-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
6.81"
(172.97mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 2015
4-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Aug–Dec 2015
5-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
4.54"
(115.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Jul–Dec 2015
6-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 1924, 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Jun–Dec 2015
7-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
May–Dec 2015
8-Month
35.08"
(891.03mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Apr–Dec 2015
9-Month
39.67"
(1,007.62mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Mar–Dec 2015
10-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
13.02"
(330.71mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Feb–Dec 2015
11-Month
45.13"
(1,146.30mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
12.47"
(316.74mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jan–Dec 2015
12-Month
47.80"
(1,214.12mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
12.92"
(328.17mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jul 2014–Dec 2015
18-Month
64.11"
(1,628.39mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jan 2014–Dec 2015
24-Month
80.38"
(2,041.65mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
10.54"
(267.71mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1974
Jan 2013–Dec 2015
36-Month
116.85"
(2,967.99mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1992
Jan 2012–Dec 2015
48-Month
148.05"
(3,760.47mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2018
Jan 2011–Dec 2015
60-Month
174.98"
(4,444.49mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 14, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/