Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2017
1-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2016 2000
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jul–Aug 2017
2-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2016 2000
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun–Aug 2017
3-Month
14.24"
(361.70mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May–Aug 2017
4-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2016 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Apr–Aug 2017
5-Month
23.23"
(590.04mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Mar–Aug 2017
6-Month
25.91"
(658.11mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2015
Feb–Aug 2017
7-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
21.81"
(553.97mm)
5.88"
(149.36mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2015
Jan–Aug 2017
8-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
6.67"
(169.41mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2016 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Dec 2016–Aug 2017
9-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
6.65"
(168.91mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Nov 2016–Aug 2017
10-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
6.38"
(162.06mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1919
Oct 2016–Aug 2017
11-Month
36.33"
(922.78mm)
31.66"
(804.16mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2016–Aug 2017
12-Month
39.34"
(999.24mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2014 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Mar 2016–Aug 2017
18-Month
65.80"
(1,671.32mm)
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
11.29"
(286.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2015–Aug 2017
24-Month
85.02"
(2,159.51mm)
69.84"
(1,773.94mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2014–Aug 2017
36-Month
127.11"
(3,228.59mm)
104.74"
(2,660.40mm)
22.37"
(568.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Sep 2013–Aug 2017
48-Month
161.14"
(4,092.96mm)
139.63"
(3,546.60mm)
21.51"
(546.36mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Sep 2012–Aug 2017
60-Month
193.81"
(4,922.77mm)
174.44"
(4,430.78mm)
19.37"
(491.99mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/