Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1985
1-Month
4.79"
(121.67mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1939
Ties: 1995
Jul–Aug 1985
2-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
2.17"
(55.11mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1984 2000
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1916
Jun–Aug 1985
3-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1984 1902
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1916
May–Aug 1985
4-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
1.63"
(41.41mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1984 2000
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2003
Ties: 1961
Apr–Aug 1985
5-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Ties: 1935
Mar–Aug 1985
6-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2021
Feb–Aug 1985
7-Month
31.79"
(807.47mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-2.67"
(-67.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Jan–Aug 1985
8-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Dec 1984–Aug 1985
9-Month
38.46"
(976.88mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
-6.34"
(-161.04mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Nov 1984–Aug 1985
10-Month
42.36"
(1,075.94mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 2000
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1949
Oct 1984–Aug 1985
11-Month
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 2000
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Sep 1984–Aug 1985
12-Month
48.20"
(1,224.28mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2000
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Ties: 2002
Mar 1984–Aug 1985
18-Month
78.14"
(1,984.76mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
-6.57"
(-166.87mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1949
Sep 1983–Aug 1985
24-Month
109.96"
(2,792.98mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 2007
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1920
Sep 1982–Aug 1985
36-Month
175.21"
(4,450.33mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1983 2008
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Sep 1981–Aug 1985
48-Month
230.93"
(5,865.62mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1984 1899
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976
Sep 1980–Aug 1985
60-Month
276.79"
(7,030.47mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/