Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, October 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1897
1-Month
1.26"
(32.00mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1963
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Sep–Oct 1897
2-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1904
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Aug–Oct 1897
3-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2009
Jul–Oct 1897
4-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1975
Jun–Oct 1897
5-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
20.68"
(525.27mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1954
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1975
May–Oct 1897
6-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-8.55"
(-217.17mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1954
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2017
Apr–Oct 1897
7-Month
20.47"
(519.94mm)
29.73"
(755.14mm)
-9.26"
(-235.20mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1954
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1975
Mar–Oct 1897
8-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
35.89"
(911.61mm)
-4.76"
(-120.91mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1975
Feb–Oct 1897
9-Month
37.45"
(951.23mm)
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jan–Oct 1897
10-Month
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1975
Dec 1896–Oct 1897
11-Month
42.89"
(1,089.41mm)
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
-8.52"
(-216.40mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 2000
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1975
Nov 1896–Oct 1897
12-Month
47.31"
(1,201.67mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-7.91"
(-200.92mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
May 1896–Oct 1897
18-Month
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
-12.44"
(-315.97mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 2000
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1975
Nov 1895–Oct 1897
24-Month
93.33"
(2,370.58mm)
110.73"
(2,812.54mm)
-17.40"
(-441.96mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 2007
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

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