Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 2000
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2000
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1954
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2017
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1994 2011
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1994 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1987
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1994 1956
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
20.27"
(514.86mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1939
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
27.70"
(703.58mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
30.98"
(786.89mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
53.91"
(1,369.31mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
70.60"
(1,793.24mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1989 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
105.53"
(2,680.46mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
143.98"
(3,657.09mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
187.75"
(4,768.85mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

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/