Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1986
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1973 1909
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1932
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1932
Ties: 1958
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2016
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
21.92"
(556.77mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
6.99"
(177.54mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
33.52"
(851.41mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2016
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
38.56"
(979.42mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
44.84"
(1,138.94mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
47.16"
(1,197.86mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
12.22"
(310.38mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
67.24"
(1,707.90mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
82.67"
(2,099.82mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
12.77"
(324.36mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
118.95"
(3,021.33mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
14.11"
(358.39mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
150.79"
(3,830.07mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
11.13"
(282.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
185.59"
(4,713.99mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
11.16"
(283.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2020, retrieved on April 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/