Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1927
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1936
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
10.34"
(262.64mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1962
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
14.15"
(359.41mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1949
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
17.03"
(432.56mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2014 1914
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
20.82"
(528.83mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2011 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
22.95"
(582.93mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2011 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
27.22"
(691.39mm)
30.64"
(778.26mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
34.98"
(888.49mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2011 1955
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2011 1955
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
38.85"
(986.79mm)
44.08"
(1,119.63mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2011 1955
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
44.27"
(1,124.46mm)
50.25"
(1,276.35mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2011 1955
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
50.12"
(1,273.05mm)
55.50"
(1,409.70mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2011 1955
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
83.43"
(2,119.12mm)
80.68"
(2,049.27mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1905
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
111.20"
(2,824.48mm)
111.00"
(2,819.40mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1930
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
168.87"
(4,289.30mm)
166.42"
(4,227.07mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2014 2009
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1976
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
230.00"
(5,842.00mm)
221.68"
(5,630.67mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1977
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
284.21"
(7,218.93mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
7.39"
(187.70mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1900
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/