Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1895
1-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
88th Driest Driest to Date 1925
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1939
Jul–Aug 1895
2-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest to Date 2000
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
Jun–Aug 1895
3-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
85th Driest Driest to Date 1902
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
May–Aug 1895
4-Month
19.21"
(487.93mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 2000
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Apr–Aug 1895
5-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1902
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Mar–Aug 1895
6-Month
30.41"
(772.41mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1925
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Feb–Aug 1895
7-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 2007
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan–Aug 1895
8-Month
40.59"
(1,030.99mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 2007
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/