Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of April 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, September 1998

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1998
1-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
4.51"
(114.56mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 2019
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1988
Aug–Sep 1998
2-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1939
Jul–Sep 1998
3-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1916
Jun–Sep 1998
4-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
17.84"
(453.14mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2021
May–Sep 1998
5-Month
23.30"
(591.82mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1996 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2003
Ties: 1940
Apr–Sep 1998
6-Month
28.69"
(728.73mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1954
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2003
Ties: 1969
Mar–Sep 1998
7-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
33.05"
(839.47mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Feb–Sep 1998
8-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
38.23"
(971.04mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
Jan–Sep 1998
9-Month
50.32"
(1,278.13mm)
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
6.91"
(175.52mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1975
Dec 1997–Sep 1998
10-Month
55.14"
(1,400.56mm)
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
6.56"
(166.63mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1975
Nov 1997–Sep 1998
11-Month
60.84"
(1,545.34mm)
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
8.46"
(214.89mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 2000
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1975
Oct 1997–Sep 1998
12-Month
65.94"
(1,674.88mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
10.67"
(271.02mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 2000
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Apr 1997–Sep 1998
18-Month
96.78"
(2,458.21mm)
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 2007
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Oct 1996–Sep 1998
24-Month
124.06"
(3,151.12mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
13.29"
(337.56mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 2007
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2021
Oct 1995–Sep 1998
36-Month
191.78"
(4,871.21mm)
166.30"
(4,224.02mm)
25.48"
(647.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2008
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
Oct 1994–Sep 1998
48-Month
243.32"
(6,180.33mm)
221.61"
(5,628.89mm)
21.71"
(551.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1899
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976
Oct 1993–Sep 1998
60-Month
303.39"
(7,706.11mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
26.57"
(674.88mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/