Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1939
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1937 2000
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1916
Ties: 1949
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1902
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1916
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1902
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
34.33"
(871.98mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
37.79"
(959.87mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1975
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
45.04"
(1,144.02mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1975
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
47.67"
(1,210.82mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1949
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
49.74"
(1,263.40mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1919
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
52.54"
(1,334.52mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
78.41"
(1,991.61mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1949
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
96.87"
(2,460.50mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-13.90"
(-353.06mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1920
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
147.36"
(3,742.94mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
-18.89"
(-479.81mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1906 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1975
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
206.28"
(5,239.51mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
-15.25"
(-387.35mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1927 1899
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1976
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
263.16"
(6,684.26mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
-13.53"
(-343.67mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1928 1955
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/