Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1932
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1909
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1932
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1904
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1932
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2016
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
26.28"
(667.51mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
35.73"
(907.54mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2016
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
38.49"
(977.65mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
5.79"
(147.07mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2016
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
42.99"
(1,091.95mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1974
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2017
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
112.89"
(2,867.41mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
149.90"
(3,807.46mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
10.24"
(260.10mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
186.99"
(4,749.55mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
12.56"
(319.03mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/