Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1932
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2000 1909
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1932
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2000 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1932
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
18.87"
(479.30mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
29.02"
(737.11mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
31.57"
(801.88mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Ties: 1908
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
34.88"
(885.95mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
36.35"
(923.29mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2001 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
55.10"
(1,399.54mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
73.71"
(1,872.23mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2017
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
3.72"
(94.48mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1993
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
137.96"
(3,504.18mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/