Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1939
1-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
5.97"
(151.63mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1938 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1939
Jul–Aug 1939
2-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1938 2000
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Jun–Aug 1939
3-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1938 1902
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
May–Aug 1939
4-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1938 2000
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Apr–Aug 1939
5-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
8.03"
(203.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1938 1902
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Mar–Aug 1939
6-Month
36.15"
(918.21mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1938 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Feb–Aug 1939
7-Month
46.26"
(1,175.00mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan–Aug 1939
8-Month
51.04"
(1,296.42mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Dec 1938–Aug 1939
9-Month
53.83"
(1,367.28mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1975
Nov 1938–Aug 1939
10-Month
57.21"
(1,453.13mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1938 2000
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1949
Oct 1938–Aug 1939
11-Month
57.59"
(1,462.79mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1938 2000
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1919
Sep 1938–Aug 1939
12-Month
58.92"
(1,496.57mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1938 2000
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2003
Mar 1938–Aug 1939
18-Month
94.05"
(2,388.87mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1949
Sep 1937–Aug 1939
24-Month
115.80"
(2,941.32mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1920
Sep 1936–Aug 1939
36-Month
172.52"
(4,382.01mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1938 2008
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1975
Sep 1935–Aug 1939
48-Month
229.44"
(5,827.78mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
7.91"
(200.92mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 1899
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1976
Sep 1934–Aug 1939
60-Month
282.77"
(7,182.36mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/