Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2000 1998
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1972
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1998 1998
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2015
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1998 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2015
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2000 1963
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2000 1963
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2015
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2000 1971
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
28.55"
(725.17mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
36.27"
(921.26mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
51.08"
(1,297.43mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2016
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
64.96"
(1,649.98mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-4.93"
(-125.23mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2016
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
103.08"
(2,618.23mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1975
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
139.60"
(3,545.84mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1975
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
183.78"
(4,668.01mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
9.33"
(236.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2000 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/