Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Georgia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2018
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1917
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1966, 1975
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
9.67"
(245.62mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1978 1917
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1939, 1984
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
18.67"
(474.22mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1978 2001
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1898
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
25.23"
(640.84mm)
24.11"
(612.39mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1898
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
28.60"
(726.44mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1898
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
32.31"
(820.67mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
36.12"
(917.45mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
42.97"
(1,091.44mm)
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
49.77"
(1,264.16mm)
45.68"
(1,160.27mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
55.68"
(1,414.27mm)
50.07"
(1,271.78mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1954
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1964
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
73.73"
(1,872.74mm)
74.19"
(1,884.43mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1978 1955
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
98.56"
(2,503.42mm)
100.28"
(2,547.11mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1978 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
146.74"
(3,727.20mm)
150.53"
(3,823.46mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1948
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
202.35"
(5,139.69mm)
200.81"
(5,100.57mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1948
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
263.70"
(6,697.98mm)
250.99"
(6,375.15mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1948

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/