Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1932
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1948 1909
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1932
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1932
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
19.83"
(503.68mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1989
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
23.49"
(596.65mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
29.02"
(737.11mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
32.13"
(816.10mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1974
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1974
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
66.86"
(1,698.24mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1952
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
105.99"
(2,692.15mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1993
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
147.18"
(3,738.37mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1946 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
186.44"
(4,735.58mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
12.01"
(305.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/