Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2016 1986
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1932
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
5.50"
(139.70mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2015 1909
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1932
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1904
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1932
Ties: 1906
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
13.05"
(331.47mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2011 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1948
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
19.19"
(487.43mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
23.98"
(609.09mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
28.52"
(724.41mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
33.63"
(854.20mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
38.11"
(967.99mm)
32.70"
(830.58mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1974
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
59.50"
(1,511.30mm)
50.97"
(1,294.64mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1974
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
86.32"
(2,192.53mm)
69.90"
(1,775.46mm)
16.42"
(417.07mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2016 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
120.79"
(3,068.07mm)
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1993
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
154.31"
(3,919.47mm)
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
14.65"
(372.11mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
186.92"
(4,747.77mm)
174.43"
(4,430.52mm)
12.49"
(317.25mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2020, retrieved on April 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/