Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, August 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2004
1-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1939
Jul–Aug 2004
2-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1916
Jun–Aug 2004
3-Month
16.44"
(417.58mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2002 1902
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1916
May–Aug 2004
4-Month
20.44"
(519.18mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
2.13"
(54.11mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Apr–Aug 2004
5-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
23.11"
(586.99mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2002 1902
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Mar–Aug 2004
6-Month
26.09"
(662.69mm)
29.28"
(743.71mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Feb–Aug 2004
7-Month
33.15"
(842.01mm)
34.46"
(875.28mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Jan–Aug 2004
8-Month
36.42"
(925.07mm)
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1975
Dec 2003–Aug 2004
9-Month
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1975
Nov 2003–Aug 2004
10-Month
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1949
Oct 2003–Aug 2004
11-Month
46.17"
(1,172.72mm)
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1919
Sep 2003–Aug 2004
12-Month
49.87"
(1,266.70mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2002 2000
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Mar 2003–Aug 2004
18-Month
91.05"
(2,312.67mm)
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1949
Sep 2002–Aug 2004
24-Month
124.71"
(3,167.63mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
13.94"
(354.07mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2003 2007
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1920
Sep 2001–Aug 2004
36-Month
172.91"
(4,391.91mm)
166.25"
(4,222.75mm)
6.66"
(169.16mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2002 2008
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1975
Sep 2000–Aug 2004
48-Month
232.59"
(5,907.79mm)
221.53"
(5,626.86mm)
11.06"
(280.93mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2003 1899
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1976
Sep 1999–Aug 2004
60-Month
270.03"
(6,858.76mm)
276.69"
(7,027.93mm)
-6.66"
(-169.17mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1955
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/