Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, October 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1986
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1983 1963
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1995
Sep–Oct 1986
2-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2009
Aug–Oct 1986
3-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2009
Jul–Oct 1986
4-Month
16.44"
(417.58mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1983 1954
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Ties: 1944
Jun–Oct 1986
5-Month
19.12"
(485.65mm)
20.68"
(525.27mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1983 1954
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Ties: 2011
May–Oct 1986
6-Month
24.09"
(611.89mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 1954
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1978
Apr–Oct 1986
7-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
29.73"
(755.14mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Mar–Oct 1986
8-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
35.89"
(911.61mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Feb–Oct 1986
9-Month
33.05"
(839.47mm)
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
-8.02"
(-203.71mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Jan–Oct 1986
10-Month
35.18"
(893.57mm)
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
-11.07"
(-281.18mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Dec 1985–Oct 1986
11-Month
38.74"
(984.00mm)
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
-12.67"
(-321.81mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Nov 1985–Oct 1986
12-Month
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-13.57"
(-344.68mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
May 1985–Oct 1986
18-Month
70.74"
(1,796.80mm)
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
-9.57"
(-243.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 2000
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Nov 1984–Oct 1986
24-Month
93.16"
(2,366.26mm)
110.73"
(2,812.54mm)
-17.57"
(-446.28mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1955 2007
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Nov 1983–Oct 1986
36-Month
153.71"
(3,904.23mm)
166.24"
(4,222.50mm)
-12.53"
(-318.27mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Nov 1982–Oct 1986
48-Month
221.30"
(5,621.02mm)
221.58"
(5,628.13mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1899
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1976
Nov 1981–Oct 1986
60-Month
276.55"
(7,024.37mm)
276.79"
(7,030.47mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1977

Citing This Page

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