Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1962 1998
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1998
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2015
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2015
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-4.51"
(-114.56mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2015
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2015
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-6.40"
(-162.56mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2015
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-6.91"
(-175.52mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1971
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-7.04"
(-178.82mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-6.63"
(-168.41mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
24.47"
(621.54mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-6.92"
(-175.77mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
43.39"
(1,102.11mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
-8.48"
(-215.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
66.10"
(1,678.94mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
104.39"
(2,651.51mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
175.76"
(4,464.30mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/