Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1939
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
7.81"
(198.37mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 2000
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1916
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1902
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1916
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
42nd Driest Driest to Date 2000
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
20.03"
(508.76mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1902
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
25.47"
(646.94mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
31.63"
(803.40mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 2007
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
35.96"
(913.38mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-3.68"
(-93.48mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 2007
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1975
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
40.19"
(1,020.83mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 2007
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-6.66"
(-169.16mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 2000
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
44.17"
(1,121.92mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
-7.32"
(-185.93mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 2000
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
45.77"
(1,162.56mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-9.50"
(-241.30mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 2000
110th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
76.18"
(1,934.97mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
-8.53"
(-216.66mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 2007
101st Wettest Wettest to Date 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/