Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, May 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1958
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Apr–May 1958
2-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957
Mar–May 1958
3-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1957, 1991
Feb–May 1958
4-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1997
Jan–May 1958
5-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
12.39"
(314.71mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Dec 1957–May 1958
6-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1916, 1980
Nov 1957–May 1958
7-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Oct 1957–May 1958
8-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
19.13"
(485.90mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1957–May 1958
9-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
21.62"
(549.15mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Aug 1957–May 1958
10-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1957–May 1958
11-Month
28.50"
(723.90mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1957–May 1958
12-Month
32.15"
(816.61mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Dec 1956–May 1958
18-Month
48.76"
(1,238.50mm)
44.70"
(1,135.38mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1956–May 1958
24-Month
60.76"
(1,543.30mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Jun 1955–May 1958
36-Month
88.58"
(2,249.93mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1954–May 1958
48-Month
114.75"
(2,914.65mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jun 1953–May 1958
60-Month
140.81"
(3,576.57mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
-8.83"
(-224.29mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/