Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1998
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1998
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1916 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1963
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1963
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1904 1971
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
15.98"
(405.89mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-6.06"
(-153.93mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
18.12"
(460.25mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-7.13"
(-181.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1904 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-7.29"
(-185.17mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-7.36"
(-186.95mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
27.68"
(703.07mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1911
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
42.57"
(1,081.28mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
-9.30"
(-236.22mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
62.96"
(1,599.18mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
99.95"
(2,538.73mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1913 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
137.60"
(3,495.04mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
169.81"
(4,313.17mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 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/