Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Ties: 1927
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 2000
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2017
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2017
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Ties: 1958
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Ties: 1937
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
81st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
66.83"
(1,697.48mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
93.82"
(2,383.03mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
-10.92"
(-277.37mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1956
110th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/