Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1986
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1932
Ties: 1903, 1924
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1909
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932
Ties: 1938
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1932
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1960 1918
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
3.08"
(78.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
28.81"
(731.77mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
32.69"
(830.33mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1974
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
52.98"
(1,345.69mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1974
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
73.68"
(1,871.47mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
110.08"
(2,796.03mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
156.10"
(3,964.94mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
180.66"
(4,588.76mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/