Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1900 1941
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1900 1986
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
15.77"
(400.56mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1900 2007
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1899 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1929
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
22.81"
(579.37mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1899 2007
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
3.69"
(93.72mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1900 1986
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1911
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
34.91"
(886.71mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
4.92"
(124.96mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1900 1898
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Ties: 1996
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
38.32"
(973.33mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1900 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
41.49"
(1,053.85mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1912
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
46.45"
(1,179.83mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1900 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1899
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
54.37"
(1,381.00mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1929
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
80.60"
(2,047.24mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1900 2008
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
103.82"
(2,637.03mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1899 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1949
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
163.67"
(4,157.22mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
12.26"
(311.41mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1900 2001
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
203.14"
(5,159.76mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Ties: 1921
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
253.93"
(6,449.82mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1900 1989
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/