Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of January 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, September 1981

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1981
1-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1978 2019
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1988
Aug–Sep 1981
2-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1939
Jul–Sep 1981
3-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1916
Jun–Sep 1981
4-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
17.84"
(453.14mm)
-3.68"
(-93.48mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1916
May–Sep 1981
5-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Apr–Sep 1981
6-Month
20.98"
(532.89mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
-5.91"
(-150.12mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Mar–Sep 1981
7-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
33.05"
(839.47mm)
-6.36"
(-161.54mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Feb–Sep 1981
8-Month
33.33"
(846.58mm)
38.23"
(971.04mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Ties: 2019
Jan–Sep 1981
9-Month
34.66"
(880.36mm)
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Dec 1980–Sep 1981
10-Month
35.81"
(909.57mm)
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
-12.77"
(-324.36mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 2007
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Nov 1980–Sep 1981
11-Month
38.98"
(990.09mm)
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
-13.40"
(-340.36mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1914 2000
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Oct 1980–Sep 1981
12-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-12.52"
(-318.01mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Apr 1980–Sep 1981
18-Month
71.38"
(1,813.05mm)
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
-10.94"
(-277.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 2007
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Oct 1979–Sep 1981
24-Month
103.06"
(2,617.72mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-7.71"
(-195.84mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1920
Oct 1978–Sep 1981
36-Month
170.12"
(4,321.05mm)
166.30"
(4,224.02mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1978 2008
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Oct 1977–Sep 1981
48-Month
224.60"
(5,704.84mm)
221.61"
(5,628.89mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1972 1899
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976
Oct 1976–Sep 1981
60-Month
281.16"
(7,141.46mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
4.34"
(110.23mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/