Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1970
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1928 1986
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Dec 1969–Jan 1970
2-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 1909
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Ties: 1910, 1914
Nov 1969–Jan 1970
3-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1932
Oct 1969–Jan 1970
4-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Sep 1969–Jan 1970
5-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Aug 1969–Jan 1970
6-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jul 1969–Jan 1970
7-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Jun 1969–Jan 1970
8-Month
20.99"
(533.15mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
May 1969–Jan 1970
9-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Apr 1969–Jan 1970
10-Month
29.08"
(738.63mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Mar 1969–Jan 1970
11-Month
32.16"
(816.86mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Feb 1969–Jan 1970
12-Month
34.80"
(883.92mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Aug 1968–Jan 1970
18-Month
51.48"
(1,307.59mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Feb 1968–Jan 1970
24-Month
72.01"
(1,829.05mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Feb 1967–Jan 1970
36-Month
107.90"
(2,740.66mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Feb 1966–Jan 1970
48-Month
138.32"
(3,513.33mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Feb 1965–Jan 1970
60-Month
171.66"
(4,360.16mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/