Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1941
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1976
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1986
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003, 2018
Ties: 1940, 1988
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1980
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
19.23"
(488.44mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1986
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Ties: 1994
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
28.49"
(723.65mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1898
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
34.23"
(869.44mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1912
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1899
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
50.79"
(1,290.07mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
70.89"
(1,800.61mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-3.47"
(-88.13mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 2008
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
92.72"
(2,355.09mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-8.09"
(-205.48mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1956
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/