Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2000 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1976
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2001 1986
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2003, 2018
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2000 2007
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1980
Ties: 1945
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2000 2007
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2000 2007
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2000 1986
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
-6.81"
(-172.98mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
29.99"
(761.75mm)
-8.25"
(-209.55mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1898
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
26.66"
(677.16mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
-7.76"
(-197.11mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-8.58"
(-217.94mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1912
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
-8.53"
(-216.66mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1899
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1999 1981
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1929
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
63.33"
(1,608.58mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-11.03"
(-280.16mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2001 2008
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
87.42"
(2,220.47mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
-13.39"
(-340.10mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
132.28"
(3,359.91mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-19.13"
(-485.90mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
175.49"
(4,457.45mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-26.30"
(-668.02mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1949
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
236.68"
(6,011.67mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-15.47"
(-392.94mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1989 1989
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/