Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1939
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1916
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1897 1902
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1916
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1897 2000
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2003
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1902
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2003
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2003
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-3.77"
(-95.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
40.72"
(1,034.29mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1975
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
46.71"
(1,186.43mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1898 2000
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1898 2000
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
54.01"
(1,371.85mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 2000
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
79.68"
(2,023.87mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Ties: 1959
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
94.90"
(2,410.46mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-15.87"
(-403.10mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1920
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
144.27"
(3,664.46mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
-21.98"
(-558.29mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
190.04"
(4,827.02mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
-31.49"
(-799.84mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1899
121st Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/