Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1914 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1976
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1914 1986
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003, 2018
Ties: 1999
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1980
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
19.72"
(500.89mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
23.31"
(592.07mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-0.58"
(-14.74mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1986
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1916 1911
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
28.18"
(715.77mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1916 1898
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1914 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1912
Ties: 2004
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
46.74"
(1,187.20mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1899
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
52.15"
(1,324.61mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1929
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
69.99"
(1,777.75mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-4.37"
(-110.99mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1916 2008
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
96.91"
(2,461.51mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1949
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
147.08"
(3,735.83mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1916 2001
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1998
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
189.77"
(4,820.16mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-12.02"
(-305.31mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1949
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
241.65"
(6,137.91mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-10.50"
(-266.70mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1900 1989
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1950

Citing This Page

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