Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, September 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 2017
1-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2016 2019
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1988
Ties: 1949
Aug–Sep 2017
2-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1939
Jul–Sep 2017
3-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1916
Jun–Sep 2017
4-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
17.84"
(453.14mm)
7.24"
(183.89mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1916
May–Sep 2017
5-Month
32.09"
(815.09mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Apr–Sep 2017
6-Month
36.18"
(918.97mm)
26.89"
(683.01mm)
9.29"
(235.96mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Mar–Sep 2017
7-Month
40.35"
(1,024.89mm)
33.05"
(839.47mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
Feb–Sep 2017
8-Month
44.05"
(1,118.87mm)
38.23"
(971.04mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1975
Jan–Sep 2017
9-Month
53.22"
(1,351.79mm)
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
9.81"
(249.18mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1975
Dec 2016–Sep 2017
10-Month
58.27"
(1,480.06mm)
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2016 2007
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1975
Nov 2016–Sep 2017
11-Month
60.57"
(1,538.48mm)
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2016 2000
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1975
Oct 2016–Sep 2017
12-Month
60.70"
(1,541.78mm)
55.27"
(1,403.86mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2016 2000
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1975
Ties: 1933
Apr 2016–Sep 2017
18-Month
82.90"
(2,105.66mm)
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2015 2007
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1975
Oct 2015–Sep 2017
24-Month
119.83"
(3,043.68mm)
110.77"
(2,813.56mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2016 2007
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1920
Oct 2014–Sep 2017
36-Month
173.31"
(4,402.07mm)
166.30"
(4,224.02mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2016 2008
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1975
Oct 2013–Sep 2017
48-Month
228.44"
(5,802.38mm)
221.61"
(5,628.89mm)
6.83"
(173.49mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1899
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1976
Oct 2012–Sep 2017
60-Month
291.20"
(7,396.48mm)
276.82"
(7,031.23mm)
14.38"
(365.25mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2016 1955
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/