Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1976
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 1986
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1980
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
17.09"
(434.09mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1929
Ties: 1990
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
25.32"
(643.13mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1898 1986
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1898 1898
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
39.31"
(998.47mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
4.89"
(124.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
8.89"
(225.80mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1912
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
56.04"
(1,423.42mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1899
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
59.85"
(1,520.19mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
76.25"
(1,936.75mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
99.32"
(2,522.73mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
150.11"
(3,812.79mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 2001
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
192.04"
(4,877.82mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-9.75"
(-247.65mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 2002
98th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/