Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
10.45"
(265.43mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Ties: 1966
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1911
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
30.27"
(768.86mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1927
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
33.57"
(852.68mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1941 1954
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1927
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1927
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
42.47"
(1,078.74mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
55.32"
(1,405.13mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-11.86"
(-301.24mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
108.75"
(2,762.25mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
-17.97"
(-456.44mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1955
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
152.26"
(3,867.40mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
-16.69"
(-423.93mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
195.36"
(4,962.14mm)
211.18"
(5,363.97mm)
-15.82"
(-401.83mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/