Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 1998
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2015
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1998
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
13.87"
(352.30mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1971
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
26.09"
(662.69mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1933
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
34.12"
(866.65mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
37.71"
(957.83mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
59.65"
(1,515.11mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
76.40"
(1,940.56mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
6.51"
(165.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2016
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
108.41"
(2,753.61mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
142.71"
(3,624.83mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1975
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
176.25"
(4,476.75mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/