Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Missouri

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1954 1901
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1953 1901
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1976
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
13.86"
(352.04mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1945
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
18.25"
(463.55mm)
-5.95"
(-151.13mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-7.93"
(-201.42mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
19.99"
(507.75mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-8.50"
(-215.90mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1940
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
22.74"
(577.60mm)
32.21"
(818.13mm)
-9.47"
(-240.53mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
-10.11"
(-256.80mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
30.57"
(776.48mm)
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
-9.95"
(-252.73mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1994
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
48.77"
(1,238.76mm)
58.77"
(1,492.76mm)
-10.00"
(-254.00mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1974
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
67.21"
(1,707.13mm)
81.08"
(2,059.43mm)
-13.87"
(-352.30mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1954
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1994
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
91.71"
(2,329.43mm)
121.61"
(3,088.89mm)
-29.90"
(-759.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1929
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
124.41"
(3,160.01mm)
162.17"
(4,119.12mm)
-37.76"
(-959.11mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
173.09"
(4,396.49mm)
202.74"
(5,149.60mm)
-29.65"
(-753.11mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/