Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Indiana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

View Period (Months):All123456789101112182436
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1943
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Ties: 1896
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
11.46"
(291.08mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1895
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
13.69"
(347.73mm)
2.47"
(62.73mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1897 1895
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
16.43"
(417.32mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
19.26"
(489.20mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
22.29"
(566.17mm)
8.07"
(204.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
25.14"
(638.56mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1934
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1950
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2002
Ties: 2012
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
33.63"
(854.20mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
36.86"
(936.24mm)
35.62"
(904.75mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2002
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
58.92"
(1,496.57mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
66th Driest Driest to Date 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1950
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
88.64"
(2,251.46mm)
79.38"
(2,016.25mm)
9.26"
(235.21mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
122.60"
(3,114.04mm)
119.03"
(3,023.36mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
68th Driest Driest to Date 1936
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

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/