Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1983
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1898
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1980
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2013
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1993
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Ties: 1996
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
32.27"
(819.66mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
42.42"
(1,077.47mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
50.25"
(1,276.35mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
80.33"
(2,040.38mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
100.40"
(2,550.16mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1949
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2005
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
192.47"
(4,888.74mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
-9.21"
(-233.93mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1949
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
241.14"
(6,124.96mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
-10.89"
(-276.60mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 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/