Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1993 1983
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1898
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1993 1980
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1899
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
17.73"
(450.34mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1993
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2003
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-1.58"
(-40.14mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
34.87"
(885.70mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1993 2007
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1993 2007
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
41.55"
(1,055.37mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1990 2007
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
45.40"
(1,153.16mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1992 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
51.61"
(1,310.89mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1993 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
80.29"
(2,039.37mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1994 2007
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1929
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
105.71"
(2,685.03mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
4.92"
(124.96mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1994 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1949
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
158.69"
(4,030.73mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2008
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
214.10"
(5,438.14mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1949
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
264.22"
(6,711.19mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/