Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1932
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1909 1909
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1932
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1932
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
19.44"
(493.78mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
27.45"
(697.23mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
30.99"
(787.15mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
34.30"
(871.22mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
56.12"
(1,425.45mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Ties: 1924
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
82.42"
(2,093.47mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
106.98"
(2,717.29mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Ties: 1980
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
136.82"
(3,475.23mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
161.03"
(4,090.16mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
-13.40"
(-340.36mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/