Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Missouri

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 1901
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1901
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1967
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1973
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
13.86"
(352.04mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1945
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1973
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
18.25"
(463.55mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
66th Driest Driest to Date 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1973
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1973
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1973
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
31.95"
(811.53mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1940
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1927
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
32.21"
(818.13mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1898 1954
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1927
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1898 1954
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1927
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
46.70"
(1,186.18mm)
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1898 1954
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1994
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
74.61"
(1,895.09mm)
58.77"
(1,492.76mm)
15.84"
(402.33mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1898 1954
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
90.39"
(2,295.91mm)
81.08"
(2,059.43mm)
9.31"
(236.48mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1898 1954
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1994
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
135.63"
(3,445.00mm)
121.61"
(3,088.89mm)
14.02"
(356.11mm)
104th Driest Driest to Date 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1929
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
183.72"
(4,666.49mm)
162.17"
(4,119.12mm)
21.55"
(547.37mm)
111th Driest Driest to Date 1956
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/