Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, May 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1994
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Apr–May 1994
2-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1957
Ties: 1898
Mar–May 1994
3-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1992 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1957, 1991
Feb–May 1994
4-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1992 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jan–May 1994
5-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
12.39"
(314.71mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Dec 1993–May 1994
6-Month
13.96"
(354.58mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Nov 1993–May 1994
7-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
16.96"
(430.78mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
Oct 1993–May 1994
8-Month
18.27"
(464.06mm)
19.13"
(485.90mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Sep 1993–May 1994
9-Month
20.85"
(529.59mm)
21.62"
(549.15mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Aug 1993–May 1994
10-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1957, 1976
Jul 1993–May 1994
11-Month
26.92"
(683.77mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1993–May 1994
12-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Dec 1992–May 1994
18-Month
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
44.70"
(1,135.38mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1992–May 1994
24-Month
64.62"
(1,641.35mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Jun 1991–May 1994
36-Month
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1992 1955
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1990–May 1994
48-Month
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
119.78"
(3,042.41mm)
6.21"
(157.74mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1989–May 1994
60-Month
157.52"
(4,001.01mm)
149.64"
(3,800.86mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

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