Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1998
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Ties: 1921
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1998
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Ties: 1901
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1963
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2015
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1963
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1971
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
20.36"
(517.14mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1918
109th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
28.69"
(728.73mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1925
94th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1984
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
33.54"
(851.92mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1925
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1976

Citing This Page

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