Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1939
1-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1938 2000
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2017
Jul–Aug 1939
2-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1937 2000
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1937
Jun–Aug 1939
3-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1937 1954
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1902, 1909
May–Aug 1939
4-Month
12.83"
(325.88mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2015
Apr–Aug 1939
5-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2015
Mar–Aug 1939
6-Month
17.16"
(435.86mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2015
Feb–Aug 1939
7-Month
20.27"
(514.86mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2015
Ties: 1996
Jan–Aug 1939
8-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2015
Dec 1938–Aug 1939
9-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 2002
Nov 1938–Aug 1939
10-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Oct 1938–Aug 1939
11-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Sep 1938–Aug 1939
12-Month
30.03"
(762.76mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1936 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar 1938–Aug 1939
18-Month
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Sep 1937–Aug 1939
24-Month
66.93"
(1,700.02mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2016
Sep 1936–Aug 1939
36-Month
100.30"
(2,547.62mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1938 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1975
Sep 1935–Aug 1939
48-Month
128.68"
(3,268.47mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-10.95"
(-278.13mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Sep 1934–Aug 1939
60-Month
166.22"
(4,221.99mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
-8.22"
(-208.79mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1938 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/