Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1913 1998
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1913 1998
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1910 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1911 1963
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1911 1963
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1911 1971
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1913 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1913 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1913 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
54.80"
(1,391.92mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1915 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2016
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
72.27"
(1,835.66mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1914 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Ties: 1928, 1933, 1986
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
109.92"
(2,791.97mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1915 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1975
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
142.13"
(3,610.10mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1975
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
178.36"
(4,530.34mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/