Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1939
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
10.20"
(259.08mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1916
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
7.07"
(179.58mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1902
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
30.11"
(764.79mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 1902
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
36.62"
(930.15mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
40.93"
(1,039.62mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2003
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1975
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
48.39"
(1,229.11mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1975
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
53.80"
(1,366.52mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1949
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
56.99"
(1,447.55mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1919
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
66.14"
(1,679.96mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
10.87"
(276.10mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
87.23"
(2,215.64mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1949
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
108.07"
(2,744.98mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1920
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
165.37"
(4,200.40mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 2008
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
208.04"
(5,284.22mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
-13.49"
(-342.64mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 1899
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
256.24"
(6,508.50mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
-20.45"
(-519.43mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1988 1955
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/