Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1976
Ties: 1963
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1980
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
19.32"
(490.73mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1945 2007
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
32.17"
(817.12mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1898
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
45.92"
(1,166.37mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1912
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
52.85"
(1,342.39mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1947 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1899
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
56.31"
(1,430.27mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1947 1981
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
9.58"
(243.34mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
116.33"
(2,954.78mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
167.52"
(4,255.01mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
16.11"
(409.20mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
226.46"
(5,752.08mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
24.67"
(626.61mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
272.21"
(6,914.13mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1989
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/