Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1983 1983
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1898
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1983 1980
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
16.01"
(406.65mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1983 1993
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2003
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
34.80"
(883.92mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
39.13"
(993.90mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
44.34"
(1,126.24mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
50.81"
(1,290.57mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
72.44"
(1,839.98mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
93.76"
(2,381.50mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
-7.03"
(-178.57mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1949
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
136.35"
(3,463.29mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
-14.95"
(-379.73mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 2008
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
195.56"
(4,967.22mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1949
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
249.19"
(6,329.43mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1949

Citing This Page

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