Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1932
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1959 1909
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1932
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1901
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1909
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
14.43"
(366.52mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
-4.76"
(-120.91mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
16.44"
(417.58mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-6.27"
(-159.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-5.17"
(-131.31mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
30.31"
(769.87mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
-4.63"
(-117.61mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
70.02"
(1,778.51mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2017
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
103.30"
(2,623.82mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
137.29"
(3,487.17mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
171.31"
(4,351.27mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/