Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, July 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1978
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 1983
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1916
Jun–Jul 1978
2-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 1902
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1916
May–Jul 1978
3-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1902
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1916
Apr–Jul 1978
4-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
18.77"
(476.76mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1902
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Mar–Jul 1978
5-Month
25.38"
(644.65mm)
24.93"
(633.22mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 2007
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Feb–Jul 1978
6-Month
27.28"
(692.91mm)
30.11"
(764.79mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1972 2007
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Jan–Jul 1978
7-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
35.29"
(896.37mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 2007
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Ties: 1966
Dec 1977–Jul 1978
8-Month
37.59"
(954.79mm)
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 2007
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Nov 1977–Jul 1978
9-Month
43.90"
(1,115.06mm)
44.26"
(1,124.20mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1914
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1949
Oct 1977–Jul 1978
10-Month
48.41"
(1,229.61mm)
47.15"
(1,197.61mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 1914
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1949
Sep 1977–Jul 1978
11-Month
55.43"
(1,407.92mm)
50.93"
(1,293.62mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2003
Aug 1977–Jul 1978
12-Month
59.70"
(1,516.38mm)
55.28"
(1,404.11mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1977 2000
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2003
Feb 1977–Jul 1978
18-Month
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
85.61"
(2,174.49mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 2008
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1949
Aug 1976–Jul 1978
24-Month
112.04"
(2,845.82mm)
110.79"
(2,814.07mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Aug 1975–Jul 1978
36-Month
175.05"
(4,446.27mm)
166.31"
(4,224.27mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Aug 1974–Jul 1978
48-Month
246.61"
(6,263.89mm)
221.62"
(5,629.15mm)
24.99"
(634.74mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1899
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Aug 1973–Jul 1978
60-Month
304.31"
(7,729.47mm)
276.77"
(7,029.96mm)
27.54"
(699.51mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1974 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/