Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1931
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
3.69"
(93.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
22.68"
(576.07mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1950
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
3.63"
(92.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
28.36"
(720.34mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
30.48"
(774.19mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1932
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
4.03"
(102.37mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
38.94"
(989.08mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
55.12"
(1,400.05mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
69.79"
(1,772.67mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2016
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
113.28"
(2,877.31mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
8.54"
(216.91mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
149.07"
(3,786.38mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
13.59"
(345.18mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/