Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1928
1-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1927 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1939
Jul–Aug 1928
2-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1927 2000
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1916
Jun–Aug 1928
3-Month
20.27"
(514.86mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1927 1902
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
May–Aug 1928
4-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
5.73"
(145.55mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1927 2000
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2003
Apr–Aug 1928
5-Month
34.16"
(867.66mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1927 1902
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Mar–Aug 1928
6-Month
40.35"
(1,024.89mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
11.07"
(281.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1927 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Feb–Aug 1928
7-Month
43.98"
(1,117.09mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1927 2007
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Jan–Aug 1928
8-Month
45.50"
(1,155.70mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
5.86"
(148.84mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1927 2007
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1975
Dec 1927–Aug 1928
9-Month
53.71"
(1,364.23mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1927 2007
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1975
Nov 1927–Aug 1928
10-Month
57.45"
(1,459.23mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1927 2000
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1949
Oct 1927–Aug 1928
11-Month
59.66"
(1,515.36mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
8.17"
(207.51mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1927 2000
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Sep 1927–Aug 1928
12-Month
61.07"
(1,551.18mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1927 2000
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2003
Mar 1927–Aug 1928
18-Month
84.72"
(2,151.89mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1927 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1949
Sep 1926–Aug 1928
24-Month
110.23"
(2,799.84mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1927 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1920
Ties: 1959
Sep 1925–Aug 1928
36-Month
168.86"
(4,289.04mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1927 2008
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1975
Sep 1924–Aug 1928
48-Month
209.50"
(5,321.30mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
-12.03"
(-305.56mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1927 1899
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1976
Sep 1923–Aug 1928
60-Month
260.37"
(6,613.40mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
-16.32"
(-414.53mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1927 1955
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/