Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1995
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1952 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1952 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
23.46"
(595.88mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1927
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
30.65"
(778.51mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1941 1954
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1927
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
33.70"
(855.98mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1927
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
-5.31"
(-134.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
84.43"
(2,144.52mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
129.60"
(3,291.84mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1949 1955
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
11.67"
(296.42mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
226.13"
(5,743.70mm)
211.18"
(5,363.97mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/