Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, October 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1898
1-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 1963
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Sep–Oct 1898
2-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Aug–Oct 1898
3-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Ties: 1934
Jul–Oct 1898
4-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jun–Oct 1898
5-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
20.68"
(525.27mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Ties: 1995
May–Oct 1898
6-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Ties: 1996
Apr–Oct 1898
7-Month
29.85"
(758.19mm)
29.73"
(755.14mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Mar–Oct 1898
8-Month
32.97"
(837.44mm)
35.89"
(911.61mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1975
Feb–Oct 1898
9-Month
35.08"
(891.03mm)
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
-5.99"
(-152.15mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1954
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Jan–Oct 1898
10-Month
39.00"
(990.60mm)
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
-7.25"
(-184.15mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1954
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Dec 1897–Oct 1898
11-Month
44.38"
(1,127.25mm)
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1897 2000
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Nov 1897–Oct 1898
12-Month
46.18"
(1,172.97mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-9.04"
(-229.62mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Ties: 2006
May 1897–Oct 1898
18-Month
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
-17.76"
(-451.10mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2000
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Nov 1896–Oct 1898
24-Month
93.49"
(2,374.65mm)
110.73"
(2,812.54mm)
-17.24"
(-437.89mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1897 2007
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Nov 1895–Oct 1898
36-Month
139.51"
(3,543.55mm)
166.24"
(4,222.50mm)
-26.73"
(-678.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2008
121st Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/