Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1945 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1976
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
14.13"
(358.90mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1980
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
22.71"
(576.83mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
28.93"
(734.82mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
5.04"
(128.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1911
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
34.05"
(864.87mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1945 1898
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
41.30"
(1,049.02mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1945 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
46.47"
(1,180.34mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1912
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
54.54"
(1,385.32mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1899
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
58.94"
(1,497.08mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
8.56"
(217.43mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Ties: 2014
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
78.73"
(1,999.74mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1945 2008
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
104.69"
(2,659.13mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
3.88"
(98.56mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1949
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
155.62"
(3,952.75mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
4.21"
(106.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1945 2001
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
206.77"
(5,251.96mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1949
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
257.85"
(6,549.39mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1945 1989
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/