Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1981
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1980 2000
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2017
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1980 2000
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 2016
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1968
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1993
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
24.80"
(629.92mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
26.13"
(663.70mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
-1.22"
(-30.98mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
34.82"
(884.43mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1980 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
52.77"
(1,340.36mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
66.34"
(1,685.04mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
107.95"
(2,741.93mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
139.20"
(3,535.68mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
174.20"
(4,424.68mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

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