Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1976
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1980
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
24.12"
(612.65mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1898
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-5.16"
(-131.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-7.09"
(-180.09mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1912
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
37.08"
(941.83mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-8.39"
(-213.11mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1910 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1899
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
40.02"
(1,016.51mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
-10.36"
(-263.14mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1929
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
62.81"
(1,595.37mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-11.55"
(-293.37mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2008
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1929
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
88.22"
(2,240.79mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-12.59"
(-319.78mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1932 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1949
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
135.89"
(3,451.61mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-15.52"
(-394.20mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1898 2001
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
186.91"
(4,747.51mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-14.88"
(-377.96mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1949
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
232.18"
(5,897.37mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-19.97"
(-507.24mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1989
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/