Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2002 1986
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2003, 2018
Ties: 2018
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1980
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
22.95"
(582.93mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
24.90"
(632.46mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
30.22"
(767.59mm)
23.89"
(606.81mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1986
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
26.82"
(681.23mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
39.62"
(1,006.35mm)
30.00"
(762.00mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1898
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
45.40"
(1,153.16mm)
34.42"
(874.27mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
50.10"
(1,272.54mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1912
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
55.13"
(1,400.30mm)
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1899
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
59.71"
(1,516.63mm)
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
9.33"
(236.98mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1929
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
78.13"
(1,984.50mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 2008
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1929
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
103.29"
(2,623.57mm)
100.81"
(2,560.57mm)
2.48"
(63.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1949
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
147.13"
(3,737.10mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
191.99"
(4,876.55mm)
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
-9.80"
(-248.92mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1949
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
235.20"
(5,974.08mm)
252.15"
(6,404.61mm)
-16.95"
(-430.53mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1989 1989
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1950

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/