Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, October 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1974
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1995
Sep–Oct 1974
2-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1973 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2009
Aug–Oct 1974
3-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 1954
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2009
Jul–Oct 1974
4-Month
18.18"
(461.77mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1973 1954
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Jun–Oct 1974
5-Month
22.25"
(565.15mm)
20.68"
(525.27mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1973 1954
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
May–Oct 1974
6-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 1954
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Apr–Oct 1974
7-Month
33.23"
(844.04mm)
29.73"
(755.14mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975
Mar–Oct 1974
8-Month
37.15"
(943.61mm)
35.89"
(911.61mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975
Feb–Oct 1974
9-Month
42.36"
(1,075.94mm)
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975
Jan–Oct 1974
10-Month
50.56"
(1,284.22mm)
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975
Dec 1973–Oct 1974
11-Month
57.26"
(1,454.40mm)
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 2000
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975
Nov 1973–Oct 1974
12-Month
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
6.99"
(177.54mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 2000
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975
Ties: 1998
May 1973–Oct 1974
18-Month
89.19"
(2,265.43mm)
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
8.88"
(225.56mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 2000
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975
Nov 1972–Oct 1974
24-Month
130.62"
(3,317.75mm)
110.73"
(2,812.54mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1975
Nov 1971–Oct 1974
36-Month
183.90"
(4,671.06mm)
166.24"
(4,222.50mm)
17.66"
(448.56mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 2008
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Nov 1970–Oct 1974
48-Month
240.68"
(6,113.27mm)
221.58"
(5,628.13mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1899
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1976
Nov 1969–Oct 1974
60-Month
295.99"
(7,518.15mm)
276.79"
(7,030.47mm)
19.20"
(487.68mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1955
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/