Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2005 1963
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1995
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2005 1904
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2009
Ties: 2013
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2009
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
20.68"
(525.27mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Ties: 1973
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
29.73"
(755.14mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
33.26"
(844.80mm)
35.89"
(911.61mm)
-2.63"
(-66.81mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
39.05"
(991.87mm)
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
47.39"
(1,203.71mm)
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
-4.02"
(-102.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2007 2000
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
50.14"
(1,273.56mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2007 2000
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
68.55"
(1,741.17mm)
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
-11.76"
(-298.70mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2007 2000
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1975
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
89.90"
(2,283.46mm)
110.73"
(2,812.54mm)
-20.83"
(-529.08mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2007 2007
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1975
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
136.08"
(3,456.43mm)
166.24"
(4,222.50mm)
-30.16"
(-766.07mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2008
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
198.58"
(5,043.93mm)
221.58"
(5,628.13mm)
-23.00"
(-584.20mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1988 1899
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1976
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
253.64"
(6,442.46mm)
276.79"
(7,030.47mm)
-23.15"
(-588.01mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/