Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1939
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 2000
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1916
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1902
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1916
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
-4.07"
(-103.37mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1902
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
29.37"
(746.00mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 2007
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1975
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1960 2007
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1975
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
53.11"
(1,348.99mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 2000
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1949
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
54.07"
(1,373.38mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 2000
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1919
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 2000
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
90.89"
(2,308.61mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
6.18"
(156.98mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1961 2007
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
119.72"
(3,040.89mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1961 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1920
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
175.26"
(4,451.60mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
9.01"
(228.85mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 2008
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
225.03"
(5,715.76mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1899
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
285.49"
(7,251.45mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/