Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1995
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
7.78"
(197.61mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
10.73"
(272.54mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
17.28"
(438.91mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1958 1941
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
18.15"
(461.01mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-3.84"
(-97.53mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 2001
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
26.72"
(678.69mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-3.63"
(-92.21mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
38.67"
(982.22mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1927
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
44.12"
(1,120.65mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
63.17"
(1,604.52mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
86.62"
(2,200.15mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
129.10"
(3,279.14mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
168.25"
(4,273.55mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
211.18"
(5,363.97mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/