Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1976
Ties: 1930
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1986
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003, 2018
Ties: 2001
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 2007
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1980
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
13.84"
(351.54mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 2007
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1929
Ties: 1938
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 2007
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1986
94th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
22.49"
(571.25mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1911
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-5.64"
(-143.26mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1898
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-8.13"
(-206.50mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1941
118th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
32.15"
(816.61mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-7.54"
(-191.52mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1985
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 1912
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
37.55"
(953.77mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-7.92"
(-201.17mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1981
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 1899
Ties: 1911
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
-8.45"
(-214.63mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1981
120th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/