Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1998
1-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Jul–Aug 1998
2-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1997 1983
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1898
Jun–Aug 1998
3-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1993 1980
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2013
May–Aug 1998
4-Month
15.80"
(401.32mm)
19.85"
(504.19mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1993 1993
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2003
Apr–Aug 1998
5-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
23.52"
(597.41mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2003
Mar–Aug 1998
6-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
28.12"
(714.25mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1997 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2003
Feb–Aug 1998
7-Month
33.68"
(855.47mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1997 1925
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Jan–Aug 1998
8-Month
40.35"
(1,024.89mm)
36.05"
(915.67mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Dec 1997–Aug 1998
9-Month
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2003
Nov 1997–Aug 1998
10-Month
50.52"
(1,283.21mm)
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
7.76"
(197.11mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Oct 1997–Aug 1998
11-Month
54.67"
(1,388.62mm)
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2003
Sep 1997–Aug 1998
12-Month
59.25"
(1,504.95mm)
50.36"
(1,279.14mm)
8.89"
(225.81mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Mar 1997–Aug 1998
18-Month
85.49"
(2,171.45mm)
78.55"
(1,995.17mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Sep 1996–Aug 1998
24-Month
110.86"
(2,815.84mm)
100.79"
(2,560.07mm)
10.07"
(255.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1949
Sep 1995–Aug 1998
36-Month
164.96"
(4,189.98mm)
151.30"
(3,843.02mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 2008
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Sep 1994–Aug 1998
48-Month
217.94"
(5,535.68mm)
201.68"
(5,122.67mm)
16.26"
(413.01mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1949
Sep 1993–Aug 1998
60-Month
273.35"
(6,943.09mm)
252.03"
(6,401.56mm)
21.32"
(541.53mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/