Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1948
1-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1901
Jul–Aug 1948
2-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1947 1983
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1898
Jun–Aug 1948
3-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1947 1980
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2013
May–Aug 1948
4-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1944 1993
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2003
Apr–Aug 1948
5-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2003
Mar–Aug 1948
6-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Ties: 1961
Feb–Aug 1948
7-Month
35.29"
(896.37mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2003
Jan–Aug 1948
8-Month
39.62"
(1,006.35mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2003
Dec 1947–Aug 1948
9-Month
43.31"
(1,100.07mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2003
Nov 1947–Aug 1948
10-Month
50.09"
(1,272.29mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
7.33"
(186.19mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Oct 1947–Aug 1948
11-Month
54.43"
(1,382.52mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1947 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2003
Sep 1947–Aug 1948
12-Month
60.03"
(1,524.76mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
9.67"
(245.62mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Mar 1947–Aug 1948
18-Month
90.40"
(2,296.16mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Sep 1946–Aug 1948
24-Month
110.32"
(2,802.13mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1949
Sep 1945–Aug 1948
36-Month
168.19"
(4,272.03mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
16.89"
(429.01mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep 1944–Aug 1948
48-Month
216.96"
(5,510.78mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
15.28"
(388.11mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Sep 1943–Aug 1948
60-Month
266.88"
(6,778.75mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
14.85"
(377.19mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/