Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2021
1-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2020 2000
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2017
Jul–Aug 2021
2-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2020 2000
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Jun–Aug 2021
3-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2020 1954
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
May–Aug 2021
4-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
5.39"
(136.90mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2020 2011
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Apr–Aug 2021
5-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2020 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2015
Mar–Aug 2021
6-Month
25.86"
(656.84mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2020 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2015
Feb–Aug 2021
7-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
5.74"
(145.80mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2020 2011
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2015
Jan–Aug 2021
8-Month
29.81"
(757.17mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
5.77"
(146.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2020 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2015
Dec 2020–Aug 2021
9-Month
32.33"
(821.18mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
5.79"
(147.06mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2020 2011
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Nov 2020–Aug 2021
10-Month
33.82"
(859.03mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2020 2011
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Oct 2020–Aug 2021
11-Month
36.21"
(919.73mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2020 2011
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Sep 2020–Aug 2021
12-Month
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2020 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Mar 2020–Aug 2021
18-Month
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2018 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2016
Sep 2019–Aug 2021
24-Month
78.13"
(1,984.50mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
8.29"
(210.56mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2018 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2016
Sep 2018–Aug 2021
36-Month
127.80"
(3,246.12mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2020 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Sep 2017–Aug 2021
48-Month
158.73"
(4,031.74mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2020 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2016–Aug 2021
60-Month
198.07"
(5,030.98mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
23.63"
(600.20mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 29, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/