Number of Days with Precipitation Equal to or Above 0.01 inches for Selected Cities in the Southeast

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This table shows mean number of days per month with at least 0.01 inches of precipitation. This is the smallest amount of precipitation numerically recorded, and includes the liquid water equivalent of frozen precipitation. The frequency of days with precipitation should not be considered as frequency of cloudy days. These values are the means for the Period of Record (number of years) indicated. Periods of record are documented in the Local Climatological Data annual publications from the National Climatic Data Center. Data through 2012:

Alabama | Florida | Georgia | North Carolina
South Carolina | Virginia | Puerto Rico

Alabama YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
BIRMINGHAM C.O., AL 11 10 10 11 9 10 9 12 10 9 8 10 9 117
BIRMINGHAM AP, AL 69 10 10 10 9 9 9 12 9 7 6 8 10 109
HUNTSVILLE, AL 45 11 9 11 9 10 9 10 8 8 7 9 10 111
MOBILE, AL 71 10 9 9 7 8 11 15 13 9 6 7 9 113
MONTGOMERY, AL 68 10 9 9 7 8 9 11 9 7 5 7 9 100
Florida YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
APALACHICOLA, FL 61 9 8 8 6 5 10 15 14 11 5 6 8 105
DAYTONA BEACH, FL 69 7 7 7 5 7 12 13 14 13 10 7 7 109
FORT MYERS, FL 69 5 5 5 4 7 15 17 17 15 7 4 7 105
GAINESVILLE, FL 29 8 7 7 5 6 14 15 16 11 7 5 6 107
JACKSONVILLE, FL 71 8 7 8 6 7 12 14 14 12 8 6 7 109
KEY WEST, FL 64 6 5 5 4 7 11 12 14 15 11 6 6 102
MIAMI, FL 70 6 6 6 6 10 15 16 17 17 13 8 6 126
ORLANDO, FL 70 6 6 7 5 8 14 16 16 13 8 5 6 110
PENSACOLA, FL 49 9 8 8 6 7 10 14 13 8 5 7 9 107
TALLAHASSEE, FL 51 9 8 8 6 7 12 16 14 8 5 6 8 107
TAMPA, FL 66 6 6 6 4 6 11 15 16 12 6 5 6 99
VERO BEACH, FL 29 7 6 8 5 8 13 13 14 15 12 8 7 116
WEST PALM BEACH, FL 70 7 7 7 6 10 14 14 16 16 12 8 8 125
Georgia YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
ATHENS, GA 69 11 9 10 8 8 9 10 9 7 6 8 10 105
ATLANTA, GA 78 11 9 10 8 9 9 11 9 7 6 8 10 107
AUGUSTA, GA 62 10 8 9 7 8 9 11 10 7 6 6 9 100
COLUMBUS, GA 67 10 9 9 7 8 9 12 10 7 5 7 9 102
MACON, GA 64 10 9 9 7 8 9 12 10 7 5 7 9 102
SAVANNAH, GA 62 9 8 8 6 8 11 13 12 9 6 6 8 104
North Carolina YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
ASHEVILLE, NC 48 10 9 11 9 11 12 12 12 9 7 9 9 120
CAPE HATTERAS, NC 55 10 10 10 8 9 9 11 11 9 9 9 10 115
CHARLOTTE, NC 73 10 9 10 8 9 9 11 9 7 6 7 9 104
GREENSBORO-WNSTN- SALM-HGHPT, NC 84 10 9 10 9 10 10 11 10 7 7 8 9 110
RALEIGH, NC 68 9 9 10 9 10 9 11 10 7 7 8 9 108
WILMINGTON, NC 61 10 9 9 7 9 10 13 12 9 7 7 9 111
South Carolina YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
CHARLESTON AP, SC 70 9 8 9 7 8 11 13 12 9 6 6 8 106
CHARLESTON C.O., SC 37 9 7 8 6 7 10 10 11 9 6 6 8 97
COLUMBIA, SC 65 10 9 9 7 8 9 11 10 7 6 7 9 102
GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG AP, SC 50 10 8 10 9 10 10 11 10 8 7 8 9 110
Virginia YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
LYNCHBURG, VA 68 10 9 10 9 11 10 11 9 8 7 8 9 111
NORFOLK, VA 64 10 9 10 10 10 9 11 10 8 7 8 9 111
RICHMOND, VA 75 10 9 10 9 10 9 11 9 8 7 8 9 109
ROANOKE, VA 65 9 10 10 10 12 10 11 10 8 7 8 8 112
WALLOPS ISLAND, VA 38 10 9 10 10 10 9 10 8 7 8 8 9 108
WASHINGTON DULLES AP, D.C. 49 10 8 10 10 12 10 10 9 8 7 8 9 111
WASHINGTON NAT'L AP, D.C. 71 10 8 10 10 11 9 9 8 8 7 8 9 107
Puerto Rico YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
SAN JUAN, PR 57 17 13 12 13 16 15 19 18 17 17 18 19 194