Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1976
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003, 2018
Ties: 1994
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1980
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
35.13"
(892.30mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1986 1898
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
37.97"
(964.44mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
44.86"
(1,139.44mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
5.17"
(131.31mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1912
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
48.88"
(1,241.55mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1899
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
52.25"
(1,327.15mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
67.84"
(1,723.14mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-6.52"
(-165.60mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
98.95"
(2,513.33mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1949
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
138.81"
(3,525.77mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-12.60"
(-320.04mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 2001
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
194.42"
(4,938.27mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-7.37"
(-187.20mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1949
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
253.23"
(6,432.04mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1986 1989
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1950

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/