Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1969
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2017
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2017
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
14.00"
(355.60mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
23.27"
(591.06mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2016
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
29.21"
(741.93mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 2011
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2016
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
44.72"
(1,135.89mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
-9.79"
(-248.66mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-13.82"
(-351.03mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
87.21"
(2,215.13mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
-17.53"
(-445.27mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
116.36"
(2,955.54mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-23.27"
(-591.06mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
146.31"
(3,716.27mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
-28.13"
(-714.51mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/