Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1939
Ties: 1945, 1983
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1916
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1954 1902
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1916
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1954 1902
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
29.68"
(753.87mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2003
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
39.57"
(1,005.08mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
44.28"
(1,124.71mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
47.33"
(1,202.18mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1949
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
48.86"
(1,241.04mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
-2.63"
(-66.81mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
50.02"
(1,270.51mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2003
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
67.65"
(1,718.31mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
-17.06"
(-433.32mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 2007
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1949
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
93.30"
(2,369.82mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-17.47"
(-443.74mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 2007
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1920
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
147.44"
(3,744.98mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
-18.81"
(-477.77mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1942 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1975
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
199.86"
(5,076.44mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
-21.67"
(-550.42mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1899
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
245.44"
(6,234.18mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
-31.25"
(-793.75mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/