Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1951 1927
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1936
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
-4.38"
(-111.26mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
10.67"
(271.02mm)
-5.14"
(-130.56mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1981
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
13.85"
(351.79mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1896
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
23.54"
(597.92mm)
-5.48"
(-139.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
-4.96"
(-125.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
28.36"
(720.34mm)
34.24"
(869.70mm)
-5.88"
(-149.36mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
38.16"
(969.26mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
36.80"
(934.72mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
39.62"
(1,006.35mm)
46.46"
(1,180.08mm)
-6.84"
(-173.73mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
43.12"
(1,095.25mm)
50.48"
(1,282.19mm)
-7.36"
(-186.94mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 2008
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
60.96"
(1,548.38mm)
73.98"
(1,879.09mm)
-13.02"
(-330.71mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1949
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
80.68"
(2,049.27mm)
100.96"
(2,564.38mm)
-20.28"
(-515.11mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1930
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
133.97"
(3,402.84mm)
151.45"
(3,846.83mm)
-17.48"
(-443.99mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1949
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
182.05"
(4,624.07mm)
201.86"
(5,127.24mm)
-19.81"
(-503.17mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 2003
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1949
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
228.65"
(5,807.71mm)
252.20"
(6,405.88mm)
-23.55"
(-598.17mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/