Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, September 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1987
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1984 2019
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1988
Aug–Sep 1987
2-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1939
Jul–Sep 1987
3-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1983 1954
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1916
Ties: 2010
Jun–Sep 1987
4-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
17.84"
(453.14mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021
May–Sep 1987
5-Month
20.27"
(514.86mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Apr–Sep 1987
6-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Mar–Sep 1987
7-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
33.05"
(839.47mm)
-6.89"
(-175.01mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021
Feb–Sep 1987
8-Month
33.43"
(849.12mm)
38.23"
(971.04mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Ties: 1896
Jan–Sep 1987
9-Month
39.52"
(1,003.81mm)
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1954
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1975
Dec 1986–Sep 1987
10-Month
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Nov 1986–Sep 1987
11-Month
52.11"
(1,323.59mm)
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2000
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Oct 1986–Sep 1987
12-Month
56.41"
(1,432.81mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1986 2000
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Apr 1986–Sep 1987
18-Month
76.92"
(1,953.77mm)
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975
Ties: 2006
Oct 1985–Sep 1987
24-Month
99.76"
(2,533.90mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-11.01"
(-279.66mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021
Oct 1984–Sep 1987
36-Month
150.49"
(3,822.45mm)
166.30"
(4,224.02mm)
-15.81"
(-401.57mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 2008
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1975
Oct 1983–Sep 1987
48-Month
208.26"
(5,289.80mm)
221.61"
(5,628.89mm)
-13.35"
(-339.09mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1899
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Oct 1982–Sep 1987
60-Month
276.09"
(7,012.69mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/