Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, October 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1996
1-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1991 1963
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Sep–Oct 1996
2-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1993 1904
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
Aug–Oct 1996
3-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1994 1954
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
Jul–Oct 1996
4-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Jun–Oct 1996
5-Month
22.80"
(579.12mm)
20.68"
(525.27mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
May–Oct 1996
6-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1898
Apr–Oct 1996
7-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
29.73"
(755.14mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Mar–Oct 1996
8-Month
38.46"
(976.88mm)
35.89"
(911.61mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1995 1954
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
Feb–Oct 1996
9-Month
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Jan–Oct 1996
10-Month
49.93"
(1,268.22mm)
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1995 1954
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
Ties: 1936
Dec 1995–Oct 1996
11-Month
55.00"
(1,397.00mm)
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 2000
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
Nov 1995–Oct 1996
12-Month
60.80"
(1,544.32mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2000
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
May 1995–Oct 1996
18-Month
88.53"
(2,248.66mm)
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 2000
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1975
Nov 1994–Oct 1996
24-Month
116.67"
(2,963.42mm)
110.73"
(2,812.54mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1993 2007
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Nov 1993–Oct 1996
36-Month
178.00"
(4,521.20mm)
166.24"
(4,222.50mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2008
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1975
Nov 1992–Oct 1996
48-Month
235.32"
(5,977.13mm)
221.58"
(5,628.13mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1899
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1976
Nov 1991–Oct 1996
60-Month
289.61"
(7,356.09mm)
276.79"
(7,030.47mm)
12.82"
(325.62mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1992 1955
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/