Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
6.65"
(168.91mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
31.49"
(799.85mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
4.63"
(117.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
32.19"
(817.63mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1927
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
34.50"
(876.30mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1927
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1927
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
66.29"
(1,683.77mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
76th Driest Driest to Date 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
90.74"
(2,304.80mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
6.26"
(159.01mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
130.22"
(3,307.59mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
77th Driest Driest to Date 1955
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

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/