Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1956 2007
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1980
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1955 2007
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1929
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1956 2007
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
29.90"
(759.46mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1898
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
32.21"
(818.13mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1941
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
38.93"
(988.82mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1912
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1899
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
49.54"
(1,258.32mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1929
Ties: 1982
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
75.17"
(1,909.32mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1957 2008
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1929
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
101.88"
(2,587.75mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1949
Ties: 1938
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
158.15"
(4,017.01mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1959 2001
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
208.33"
(5,291.58mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
6.54"
(166.11mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1949
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
264.97"
(6,730.24mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
12.82"
(325.63mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1961 1989
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 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/