Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1976
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1986
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003, 2018
Ties: 1985
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1980
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
15.98"
(405.89mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1929
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1986
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1898
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
32.04"
(813.82mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
36.63"
(930.40mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1912
Ties: 1945
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1899
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
51.08"
(1,297.43mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
68.05"
(1,728.47mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-6.31"
(-160.27mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 2008
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1929
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
93.70"
(2,379.98mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-7.11"
(-180.59mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1949
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
140.71"
(3,574.03mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-10.70"
(-271.78mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1998
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
190.00"
(4,826.00mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-11.79"
(-299.47mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1949
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
237.61"
(6,035.29mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-14.54"
(-369.32mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1935 1989
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/