Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1976
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003, 2018
Ties: 1932
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1980
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1929
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1969 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1898
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
41.04"
(1,042.42mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1912
Ties: 1922, 2018
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
47.05"
(1,195.07mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
51.61"
(1,310.89mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
99.14"
(2,518.16mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1949
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
147.03"
(3,734.56mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 2001
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
191.07"
(4,853.18mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-10.72"
(-272.29mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1949
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
243.11"
(6,174.99mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-9.04"
(-229.62mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/