Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1901
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1983
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1898
Ties: 1905
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1980
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1969, 2018
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1970 1993
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2003
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
35.61"
(904.49mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
39.16"
(994.66mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
42.29"
(1,074.17mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
44.20"
(1,122.68mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
49.02"
(1,245.11mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
51.60"
(1,310.64mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
80.28"
(2,039.11mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
101.85"
(2,586.99mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1949
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
152.00"
(3,860.80mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 2008
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2005
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
195.51"
(4,965.95mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1949
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
244.07"
(6,199.38mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
-7.96"
(-202.18mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
90th 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 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/