GORGAS, ALABAMA

Period of Record General Climate Summary - Precipitation

From Year=1937 To Year=1994
Station:(013430) GORGAS
Averages Daily Extremes
Precipitation Total Snowfall
Mean High Year Low Year 1 Day Max. >=
0.01 in.
>=
0.10 in.
>=
0.50 in.
>=
1.00 in.
Mean High Year
in. in. - in. - in. dd/yyyy
or
yyyymmdd
# Days # Days # Days # Days in. in. -
January 5.72 14.19 37 1.08 81 3.72 02/1937 11 8 4 2 1.0 18.0 40
February 5.46 14.25 61 1.45 68 4.53 21/1961 10 8 4 2 0.1 1.0 41
March 6.59 17.00 80 1.68 85 9.77 20/1970 10 8 4 2 0.0 1.1 68
April 5.03 13.51 79 0.62 86 5.32 13/1979 9 6 3 2 0.0 0.0 42
May 4.33 10.86 76 0.18 41 3.40 19/1983 8 7 3 1 0.0 0.0 42
June 4.00 10.42 82 0.94 88 3.52 08/1965 9 6 3 1 0.0 0.0 48
July 4.97 11.67 73 1.15 80 4.14 20/1938 11 8 3 1 0.0 0.0 48
August 4.04 12.61 91 0.46 88 3.50 17/1985 9 6 3 1 0.0 0.0 48
September 3.77 9.97 66 0.05 84 6.51 13/1966 7 5 2 1 0.0 0.0 48
October 3.01 10.57 77 0.00 38 4.46 09/1977 6 4 2 1 0.0 0.0 48
November 4.18 13.30 48 1.22 49 4.08 11/1946 8 6 3 1 0.0 0.0 38
December 5.26 15.04 83 0.97 80 7.53 03/1983 10 7 4 1 0.1 2.0 45
Annual 56.37 76.66 83 38.56 86 9.77 19700320 108 80 38 17 1.2 8.5 64
Winter 16.44 28.29 46 7.03 81 7.53 19831203 31 23 12 5 1.2 8.5 64
Spring 15.96 33.93 80 7.18 86 9.77 19700320 27 21 11 5 0.0 1.1 68
Summer 13.01 23.37 67 4.26 88 4.14 19380720 28 21 9 4 0.0 0.0 48
Fall 10.97 25.83 77 5.00 53 6.51 19660913 21 15 7 3 0.0 0.0 48
Table updated on May 22,
For monthly and annual means, thresholds, and sums:
Months with 5 or more missing days are not considered
Years with 1 or more missing months are not considered
Seasons are climatological not calendar seasons
Winter = Dec., Jan., and Feb. Spring = Mar., Apr., and May
Summer = Jun., Jul., and Aug. Fall = Sep., Oct., and Nov.


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