Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1998
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 1998
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2015
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2015
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2015
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1951 1963
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1963
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1982
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1971
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
19.53"
(496.06mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
23.69"
(601.73mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
28.94"
(735.08mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
34.05"
(864.87mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
48.23"
(1,225.04mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
67.00"
(1,701.80mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
104.26"
(2,648.20mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
141.65"
(3,597.91mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
172.16"
(4,372.86mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/