Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1937 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1976
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1932 2007
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1980
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
23.75"
(603.25mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1938 1986
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1938 1898
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
32.48"
(824.99mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1938 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1934 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1912
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
43.49"
(1,104.65mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1899
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
67.55"
(1,715.77mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-6.81"
(-172.97mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1932 2008
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1929
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
96.90"
(2,461.26mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1949
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
151.17"
(3,839.72mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1936 2001
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
205.66"
(5,223.76mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1949
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
254.07"
(6,453.38mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1938 1989
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/