Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1963 1998
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2015
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1984 1998
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Ties: 1966, 2018
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1984 1963
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1984 1963
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1984 1971
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
5.32"
(135.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
32.19"
(817.63mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
37.41"
(950.21mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
53.13"
(1,349.50mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
70.00"
(1,778.00mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
109.36"
(2,777.74mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
146.19"
(3,713.23mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
6.48"
(164.60mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
174.84"
(4,440.94mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/