Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, September 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1979
1-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 2019
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1988
Aug–Sep 1979
2-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1939
Jul–Sep 1979
3-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1916
Jun–Sep 1979
4-Month
21.81"
(553.97mm)
17.84"
(453.14mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
May–Sep 1979
5-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Ties: 1991
Apr–Sep 1979
6-Month
37.07"
(941.58mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
10.18"
(258.57mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Ties: 1928
Mar–Sep 1979
7-Month
43.71"
(1,110.23mm)
33.05"
(839.47mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Feb–Sep 1979
8-Month
50.32"
(1,278.13mm)
38.23"
(971.04mm)
12.09"
(307.09mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Jan–Sep 1979
9-Month
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
14.59"
(370.59mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Dec 1978–Sep 1979
10-Month
63.30"
(1,607.82mm)
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 2007
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Nov 1978–Sep 1979
11-Month
66.60"
(1,691.64mm)
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
14.22"
(361.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2000
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Oct 1978–Sep 1979
12-Month
67.06"
(1,703.32mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
11.79"
(299.46mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 2000
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Apr 1978–Sep 1979
18-Month
94.52"
(2,400.81mm)
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
12.20"
(309.88mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 2007
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Oct 1977–Sep 1979
24-Month
121.54"
(3,087.12mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
10.77"
(273.56mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2007
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021
Oct 1976–Sep 1979
36-Month
178.10"
(4,523.74mm)
166.30"
(4,224.02mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2008
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Oct 1975–Sep 1979
48-Month
235.90"
(5,991.86mm)
221.61"
(5,628.89mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1973 1899
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1976
Oct 1974–Sep 1979
60-Month
307.22"
(7,803.39mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/