Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1995
Ties: 1923
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Ties: 1940, 1977
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
15.69"
(398.53mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
28.51"
(724.15mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
29.65"
(753.11mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
34.34"
(872.24mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
7.48"
(190.00mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
37.33"
(948.18mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1949 1954
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
7.59"
(192.78mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
51.02"
(1,295.91mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
74.20"
(1,884.68mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
11.18"
(283.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
96.53"
(2,451.86mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
137.91"
(3,502.91mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
11.19"
(284.22mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1949 1955
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
178.88"
(4,543.55mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1949 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
224.30"
(5,697.22mm)
211.18"
(5,363.97mm)
13.12"
(333.25mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1949 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/