Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2017
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1939 1954
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2017
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
3.31"
(84.08mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
24.14"
(613.16mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
28.84"
(732.54mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2016
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
35.43"
(899.92mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2016
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
39.68"
(1,007.87mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
63.75"
(1,619.25mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2016
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
80.54"
(2,045.72mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2016
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
112.03"
(2,845.56mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1975
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
142.06"
(3,608.32mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
178.96"
(4,545.58mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
4.52"
(114.80mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/