Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 1986
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1967 2007
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1980
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1977 2007
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-7.84"
(-199.14mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-7.98"
(-202.69mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-7.77"
(-197.36mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1898
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
26.76"
(679.70mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-7.66"
(-194.57mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
29.70"
(754.38mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-9.99"
(-253.75mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1985
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1912
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
33.77"
(857.76mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-11.70"
(-297.18mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1899
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
-13.12"
(-333.25mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-10.12"
(-257.04mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 2008
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
94.17"
(2,391.92mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-6.64"
(-168.65mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1949
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
146.60"
(3,723.64mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1969 2001
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
199.72"
(5,072.89mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1949
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
248.26"
(6,305.80mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1971 1989
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1950

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