Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1901
Ties: 1946
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1972 1983
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1898
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1980
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2013
Ties: 1936
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
20.85"
(529.59mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1993
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
33.50"
(850.90mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
37.68"
(957.07mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
42.39"
(1,076.71mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
47.86"
(1,215.64mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
52.70"
(1,338.58mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
9.94"
(252.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
55.89"
(1,419.61mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
9.96"
(252.99mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Ties: 1901
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
59.00"
(1,498.60mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
8.64"
(219.46mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
110.91"
(2,817.11mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
10.12"
(257.04mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1949
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
162.51"
(4,127.75mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
212.76"
(5,404.10mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1949
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
262.91"
(6,677.91mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 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/