Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2014 1927
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1936
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
10.34"
(262.64mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1962
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
14.15"
(359.41mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1949
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
17.03"
(432.56mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1914
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
20.82"
(528.83mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
33.31"
(846.07mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
8.14"
(206.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
38.02"
(965.71mm)
30.64"
(778.26mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
41.29"
(1,048.77mm)
34.98"
(888.49mm)
6.31"
(160.28mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
45.61"
(1,158.49mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
6.37"
(161.79mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
52.75"
(1,339.85mm)
44.08"
(1,119.63mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
57.03"
(1,448.56mm)
50.25"
(1,276.35mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
61.08"
(1,551.43mm)
55.50"
(1,409.70mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2010
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
84.90"
(2,156.46mm)
80.68"
(2,049.27mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1905
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2010
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
118.75"
(3,016.25mm)
111.00"
(2,819.40mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1930
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
179.88"
(4,568.95mm)
166.42"
(4,227.07mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 2009
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1976
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
234.09"
(5,945.89mm)
221.68"
(5,630.67mm)
12.41"
(315.22mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1977
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
286.21"
(7,269.73mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
9.39"
(238.50mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2015 1900
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/