Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1945 1998
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1908
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1945 1998
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2015
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1945 1963
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2015
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1943 1963
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
2.37"
(60.19mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1943 1971
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
24.66"
(626.36mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
2.62"
(66.54mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
31.82"
(808.23mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
36.02"
(914.91mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1945 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1945 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
61.37"
(1,558.80mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
78.49"
(1,993.65mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
114.18"
(2,900.17mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1975
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
149.17"
(3,788.92mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
9.46"
(240.29mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1975
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
189.50"
(4,813.30mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/