Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1941, 2007
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1991
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1991
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 2007
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
34.03"
(864.36mm)
20.39"
(517.91mm)
13.64"
(346.45mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1928 2007
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
39.85"
(1,012.19mm)
25.57"
(649.48mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1928 2007
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
30.73"
(780.54mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1928 2007
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
44.52"
(1,130.81mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1928 1914
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
37.42"
(950.47mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1928 1914
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
50.88"
(1,292.35mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
9.67"
(245.62mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1928 1898
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1973
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
55.44"
(1,408.18mm)
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
9.88"
(250.96mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
60.63"
(1,540.00mm)
51.03"
(1,296.16mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1928 1898
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1980
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
71.15"
(1,807.21mm)
55.37"
(1,406.40mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1898
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
104.59"
(2,656.59mm)
86.24"
(2,190.50mm)
18.35"
(466.09mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1928 1898
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
125.24"
(3,181.10mm)
110.85"
(2,815.59mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1928 1898
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1976
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
178.53"
(4,534.66mm)
166.37"
(4,225.80mm)
12.16"
(308.86mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1898
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1976
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
228.81"
(5,811.77mm)
221.62"
(5,629.15mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1976
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
272.11"
(6,911.59mm)
276.77"
(7,029.96mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/