Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003, 2018
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1980
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
26.92"
(683.77mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1898
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
38.61"
(980.69mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-1.08"
(-27.44mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1912
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
43.78"
(1,112.01mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1899
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
46.49"
(1,180.85mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1929
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
66.10"
(1,678.94mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-8.26"
(-209.80mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1929
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
89.39"
(2,270.51mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-11.42"
(-290.06mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1949
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
141.64"
(3,597.66mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-9.77"
(-248.15mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1987 2001
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
188.34"
(4,783.84mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-13.45"
(-341.63mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1949
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
228.20"
(5,796.28mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-23.95"
(-608.33mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1989
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1950

Citing This Page

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