Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1932
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1909
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1932
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1932
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
30.28"
(769.11mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
33.52"
(851.41mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
36.56"
(928.62mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1974
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
56.44"
(1,433.58mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
72.98"
(1,853.69mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2017
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
109.02"
(2,769.11mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
146.20"
(3,713.48mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
182.65"
(4,639.31mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/