Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1980 1998
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1998
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1915
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2015
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
25.82"
(655.83mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1971
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
28.16"
(715.26mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
6.12"
(155.44mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1919
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
32.09"
(815.09mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
34.87"
(885.70mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
39.36"
(999.74mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
55.28"
(1,404.11mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
76.19"
(1,935.23mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
104.84"
(2,662.94mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1975
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
142.55"
(3,620.77mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
181.24"
(4,603.50mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
37th 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/