Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1928 1998
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1928 1998
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2015
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2015
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
2.42"
(61.46mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2015
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1928 1963
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2015
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1928 1963
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2015
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1928 1971
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2016
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
3.12"
(79.24mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 1932
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
34.00"
(863.60mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
39.90"
(1,013.46mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
55.26"
(1,403.60mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2016
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
73.63"
(1,870.20mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2020
Ties: 1945
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
112.17"
(2,849.12mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1975
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
147.56"
(3,748.02mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1975
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
169.98"
(4,317.49mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/