Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1939
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1897 2000
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1897 1902
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1897 2000
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1902
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
25.67"
(652.02mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
-3.61"
(-91.69mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2021
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
27.78"
(705.61mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-6.68"
(-169.67mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 2007
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
31.70"
(805.18mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-7.94"
(-201.68mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 2007
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
37.08"
(941.83mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 2007
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
38.88"
(987.55mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-9.73"
(-247.14mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 2000
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1949
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
40.14"
(1,019.56mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
-11.35"
(-288.29mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2000
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
40.89"
(1,038.61mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-14.38"
(-365.25mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2000
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
70.01"
(1,778.25mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
-14.70"
(-373.38mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2007
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1949
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
90.26"
(2,292.60mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-20.51"
(-520.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2007
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1920
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
136.03"
(3,455.16mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
-30.22"
(-767.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2008
123rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/