Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1895 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1895 1934
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
23.36"
(593.34mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
28.72"
(729.49mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
43.42"
(1,102.87mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
47.81"
(1,214.37mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
5.57"
(141.47mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
68.44"
(1,738.38mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
90th Driest Driest to Date 1931
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
73rd Driest Driest to Date 1941
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/