Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Precipitation Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941, 2007
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1991
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1991
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1989 2007
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1980
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
20.39"
(517.91mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1989 2007
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1929
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
34.31"
(871.47mm)
25.57"
(649.48mm)
8.74"
(221.99mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1989 2007
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1929
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
30.73"
(780.54mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1989 2007
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
46.26"
(1,175.00mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
11.72"
(297.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1989 1914
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
49.29"
(1,251.97mm)
37.42"
(950.47mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1989 1914
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
54.09"
(1,373.89mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
12.88"
(327.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1989 1898
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1973
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
56.53"
(1,435.86mm)
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2010
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
51.03"
(1,296.16mm)
13.26"
(336.81mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1989 1898
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1980
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
75.23"
(1,910.84mm)
55.37"
(1,406.40mm)
19.86"
(504.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1989 1898
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1990
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
102.48"
(2,602.99mm)
86.24"
(2,190.50mm)
16.24"
(412.49mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1989 1898
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1980
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
131.54"
(3,341.12mm)
110.85"
(2,815.59mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1989 1898
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
175.05"
(4,446.27mm)
166.37"
(4,225.80mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1898
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
230.45"
(5,853.43mm)
221.62"
(5,629.15mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1976
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
277.96"
(7,060.18mm)
276.77"
(7,029.96mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/