Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, October 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2012
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1963
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1995
Sep–Oct 2012
2-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Aug–Oct 2012
3-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Jul–Oct 2012
4-Month
20.08"
(510.03mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
Jun–Oct 2012
5-Month
24.08"
(611.63mm)
20.68"
(525.27mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
May–Oct 2012
6-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2017
Apr–Oct 2012
7-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
29.73"
(755.14mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
Mar–Oct 2012
8-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
35.89"
(911.61mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
Feb–Oct 2012
9-Month
39.97"
(1,015.24mm)
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
Jan–Oct 2012
10-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2011 1954
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
Dec 2011–Oct 2012
11-Month
50.45"
(1,281.43mm)
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2011 2000
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1975
Nov 2011–Oct 2012
12-Month
54.58"
(1,386.33mm)
55.22"
(1,402.59mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2011 2000
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1975
May 2011–Oct 2012
18-Month
75.34"
(1,913.64mm)
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
-4.97"
(-126.23mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2011 2000
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1975
Ties: 1951
Nov 2010–Oct 2012
24-Month
103.05"
(2,617.47mm)
110.73"
(2,812.54mm)
-7.68"
(-195.07mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2008 2007
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1975
Nov 2009–Oct 2012
36-Month
158.33"
(4,021.58mm)
166.24"
(4,222.50mm)
-7.91"
(-200.92mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2008 2008
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1975
Nov 2008–Oct 2012
48-Month
227.01"
(5,766.05mm)
221.58"
(5,628.13mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2011 1899
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1976
Nov 2007–Oct 2012
60-Month
277.15"
(7,039.61mm)
276.79"
(7,030.47mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1955
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/