Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1939
Ties: 1943
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
11.56"
(293.62mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1937 2000
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1916
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1902
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1916
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
19.35"
(491.49mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1937 2000
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2003
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
28.95"
(735.33mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1937 1902
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
35.13"
(892.30mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2021
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
37.11"
(942.59mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1937 2007
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1935 2007
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1975
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
43.42"
(1,102.87mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1935 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1975
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
46.82"
(1,189.23mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1935 2000
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1949
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
52.77"
(1,340.36mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1935 2000
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2020
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
56.88"
(1,444.75mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2000
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2003
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
85.68"
(2,176.27mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1937 2007
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1949
Ties: 1950
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
113.60"
(2,885.44mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1936 2007
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1920
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
170.52"
(4,331.21mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1937 2008
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1975
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
223.85"
(5,685.79mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1937 1899
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1976
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
272.39"
(6,918.71mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/