Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1955
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1953 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1932
Dec 1954–Jan 1955
2-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1952 1909
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1932
Ties: 1928
Nov 1954–Jan 1955
3-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1932
Oct 1954–Jan 1955
4-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Sep 1954–Jan 1955
5-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Aug 1954–Jan 1955
6-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jul 1954–Jan 1955
7-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
-6.39"
(-162.31mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jun 1954–Jan 1955
8-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-8.10"
(-205.74mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
May 1954–Jan 1955
9-Month
19.35"
(491.49mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
-7.42"
(-188.47mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Apr 1954–Jan 1955
10-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-7.65"
(-194.31mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1902
Mar 1954–Jan 1955
11-Month
23.34"
(592.84mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-9.36"
(-237.74mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Feb 1954–Jan 1955
12-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
-10.73"
(-272.55mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Aug 1953–Jan 1955
18-Month
37.57"
(954.28mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
-13.40"
(-340.36mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Feb 1953–Jan 1955
24-Month
56.71"
(1,440.43mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
-13.19"
(-335.03mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
Feb 1952–Jan 1955
36-Month
83.81"
(2,128.77mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
-21.03"
(-534.17mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Feb 1951–Jan 1955
48-Month
116.08"
(2,948.43mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
-23.58"
(-598.93mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Feb 1950–Jan 1955
60-Month
150.67"
(3,827.02mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
-23.76"
(-603.50mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/