Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1970 1983
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Ties: 1895
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1902
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1902
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1966 1902
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
21.84"
(554.74mm)
24.93"
(633.22mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1973
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Ties: 1902
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
33.92"
(861.57mm)
35.29"
(896.37mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1973
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
44.13"
(1,120.90mm)
44.26"
(1,124.20mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1914
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1949
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
45.22"
(1,148.59mm)
47.15"
(1,197.61mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1914
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1949
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
50.03"
(1,270.76mm)
50.93"
(1,293.62mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
54.08"
(1,373.63mm)
55.28"
(1,404.11mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
89.91"
(2,283.71mm)
85.61"
(2,174.49mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 2008
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1949
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
115.34"
(2,929.64mm)
110.79"
(2,814.07mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1898
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1920
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
168.18"
(4,271.77mm)
166.31"
(4,224.27mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1975
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
219.35"
(5,571.49mm)
221.62"
(5,629.15mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1971 1899
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1976
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
271.86"
(6,905.24mm)
276.77"
(7,029.96mm)
-4.91"
(-124.72mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/