Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 2016
1-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1913
Aug–Sep 2016
2-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 2000
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1974
Jul–Sep 2016
3-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 2000
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1996
Jun–Sep 2016
4-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1996
May–Sep 2016
5-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Apr–Sep 2016
6-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
4.93"
(125.23mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1957
Mar–Sep 2016
7-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
22.75"
(577.85mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Feb–Sep 2016
8-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
24.99"
(634.75mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jan–Sep 2016
9-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
27.21"
(691.13mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Dec 2015–Sep 2016
10-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
6.93"
(176.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1973
Nov 2015–Sep 2016
11-Month
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Oct 2015–Sep 2016
12-Month
47.03"
(1,194.56mm)
34.84"
(884.94mm)
12.19"
(309.62mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Apr 2015–Sep 2016
18-Month
72.22"
(1,834.39mm)
55.00"
(1,397.00mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 2014–Sep 2016
24-Month
87.65"
(2,226.31mm)
69.82"
(1,773.43mm)
17.83"
(452.88mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 2013–Sep 2016
36-Month
120.95"
(3,072.13mm)
104.72"
(2,659.89mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1975
Oct 2012–Sep 2016
48-Month
153.67"
(3,903.22mm)
139.62"
(3,546.35mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Oct 2011–Sep 2016
60-Month
189.19"
(4,805.43mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
14.75"
(374.65mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/