Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1982
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1999 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
12.02"
(305.31mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
18.26"
(463.80mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
22.45"
(570.23mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2001 1924, 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
20.47"
(519.94mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
24.52"
(622.81mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
34.27"
(870.46mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
35.74"
(907.80mm)
32.66"
(829.56mm)
3.08"
(78.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
37.83"
(960.88mm)
34.88"
(885.95mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2000 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2015
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
56.58"
(1,437.13mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
75.96"
(1,929.38mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
6.12"
(155.44mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1974
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
109.30"
(2,776.22mm)
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1992
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
140.79"
(3,576.07mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
177.74"
(4,514.60mm)
174.55"
(4,433.57mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2000 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/