Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1942 1998
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1998
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2015
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 2000
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2015
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
11.68"
(296.67mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2015
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2015
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1936 1971
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
19.09"
(484.89mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
23.00"
(584.20mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
27.84"
(707.14mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
30.43"
(772.92mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
34.99"
(888.75mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
50.33"
(1,278.38mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
75.32"
(1,913.13mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
115.71"
(2,939.03mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
144.34"
(3,666.24mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
4.63"
(117.61mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1975
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
174.69"
(4,437.13mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/