Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1901
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1932 1983
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1898
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1980
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2013
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1937 1993
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2003
Ties: 1907
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
29.22"
(742.19mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Ties: 2001
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
30.65"
(778.51mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1931 2007
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Ties: 1985
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
35.07"
(890.78mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1931 2007
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
38.11"
(967.99mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1930 2007
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
47.31"
(1,201.67mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
76.64"
(1,946.66mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1934 2007
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
102.86"
(2,612.64mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1936 2007
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1949
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
156.87"
(3,984.50mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1936 2008
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
204.43"
(5,192.52mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1937 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1949
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
250.38"
(6,359.65mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/