Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2014 1986
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1932
Ties: 1902, 1910
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1909
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1932
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1932
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
23.07"
(585.98mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1962
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
36.50"
(927.10mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
41.09"
(1,043.69mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
11.08"
(281.44mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
12.17"
(309.12mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
46.55"
(1,182.37mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
62.16"
(1,578.86mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
11.19"
(284.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1974
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
81.02"
(2,057.91mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2017
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
114.54"
(2,909.32mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
9.70"
(246.38mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
147.15"
(3,737.61mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
174.65"
(4,436.11mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020

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