Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
17.71"
(449.83mm)
-4.93"
(-125.22mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
23.95"
(608.33mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
29.37"
(746.00mm)
30.32"
(770.13mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1927
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
32.38"
(822.45mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1927
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
37.99"
(964.95mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1927
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
40.73"
(1,034.54mm)
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
56.04"
(1,423.42mm)
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
83.14"
(2,111.76mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
126.20"
(3,205.48mm)
126.72"
(3,218.69mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1914
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
170.29"
(4,325.37mm)
168.95"
(4,291.33mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 2002
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
218.53"
(5,550.66mm)
211.18"
(5,363.97mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/