Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1949
1-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1939
Ties: 1935
Jul–Aug 1949
2-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
Ties: 1942
Jun–Aug 1949
3-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1948 1902
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
May–Aug 1949
4-Month
21.26"
(540.00mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2003
Apr–Aug 1949
5-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1948 1902
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2003
Mar–Aug 1949
6-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2003
Feb–Aug 1949
7-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
4.66"
(118.37mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2003
Jan–Aug 1949
8-Month
46.18"
(1,172.97mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
6.54"
(166.11mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Dec 1948–Aug 1949
9-Month
50.81"
(1,290.57mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1975
Nov 1948–Aug 1949
10-Month
65.88"
(1,673.35mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
17.27"
(438.66mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Oct 1948–Aug 1949
11-Month
67.42"
(1,712.47mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
15.93"
(404.62mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2020
Sep 1948–Aug 1949
12-Month
71.80"
(1,823.72mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2003
Mar 1948–Aug 1949
18-Month
103.05"
(2,617.47mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
18.34"
(465.84mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Sep 1947–Aug 1949
24-Month
131.31"
(3,335.27mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
20.54"
(521.71mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1920
Sep 1946–Aug 1949
36-Month
190.46"
(4,837.68mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1948 2008
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1945–Aug 1949
48-Month
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
36.86"
(936.25mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1899
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Sep 1944–Aug 1949
60-Month
310.35"
(7,882.89mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
33.66"
(854.96mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1955
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/