Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, May 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1965
1-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1962 1941, 2007
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Apr–May 1965
2-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1991
Mar–May 1965
3-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1980
Feb–May 1965
4-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
20.39"
(517.91mm)
-3.58"
(-90.94mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1929
Jan–May 1965
5-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
25.57"
(649.48mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1929
Dec 1964–May 1965
6-Month
26.26"
(667.00mm)
30.73"
(780.54mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Nov 1964–May 1965
7-Month
30.05"
(763.27mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1914
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Oct 1964–May 1965
8-Month
34.90"
(886.46mm)
37.42"
(950.47mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1963 1914
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Sep 1964–May 1965
9-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1963 1898
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1973
Aug 1964–May 1965
10-Month
43.13"
(1,095.50mm)
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1963 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010
Jul 1964–May 1965
11-Month
50.42"
(1,280.67mm)
51.03"
(1,296.16mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1963 1898
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1980
Ties: 1938
Jun 1964–May 1965
12-Month
53.84"
(1,367.54mm)
55.37"
(1,406.40mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1963 1898
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1990
Dec 1963–May 1965
18-Month
92.36"
(2,345.94mm)
86.24"
(2,190.50mm)
6.12"
(155.44mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1964 1898
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1980
Jun 1963–May 1965
24-Month
114.31"
(2,903.47mm)
110.85"
(2,815.59mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1898
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976
Ties: 1994
Jun 1962–May 1965
36-Month
161.91"
(4,112.51mm)
166.37"
(4,225.80mm)
-4.46"
(-113.29mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1958 1898
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1976
Jun 1961–May 1965
48-Month
223.61"
(5,679.69mm)
221.62"
(5,629.15mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1976
Jun 1960–May 1965
60-Month
282.78"
(7,182.61mm)
276.77"
(7,029.96mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1963 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/