Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, September 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1948
1-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 2019
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1988
Aug–Sep 1948
2-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1939
Jul–Sep 1948
3-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
Ties: 1985
Jun–Sep 1948
4-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
17.84"
(453.14mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
May–Sep 1948
5-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2003
Apr–Sep 1948
6-Month
25.78"
(654.81mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 1954
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2003
Ties: 1918
Mar–Sep 1948
7-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
33.05"
(839.47mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Feb–Sep 1948
8-Month
41.91"
(1,064.51mm)
38.23"
(971.04mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Jan–Sep 1948
9-Month
46.40"
(1,178.56mm)
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1945 1954
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
Dec 1947–Sep 1948
10-Month
51.37"
(1,304.80mm)
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Nov 1947–Sep 1948
11-Month
59.52"
(1,511.81mm)
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 2000
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Oct 1947–Sep 1948
12-Month
61.28"
(1,556.51mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 2000
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Apr 1947–Sep 1948
18-Month
88.67"
(2,252.22mm)
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
Oct 1946–Sep 1948
24-Month
117.16"
(2,975.86mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
6.39"
(162.30mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1920
Oct 1945–Sep 1948
36-Month
187.38"
(4,759.45mm)
166.30"
(4,224.02mm)
21.08"
(535.43mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Oct 1944–Sep 1948
48-Month
237.99"
(6,044.95mm)
221.61"
(5,628.89mm)
16.38"
(416.06mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1947 1899
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1976
Oct 1943–Sep 1948
60-Month
298.44"
(7,580.38mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
21.62"
(549.15mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/