Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Missouri

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1980 1901
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1980 1901
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-2.98"
(-75.70mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1980 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
13.86"
(352.04mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1980 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1945
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1980 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Ties: 1963
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
18.25"
(463.55mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1980 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
22.45"
(570.23mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Ties: 1913
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1982 1940
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1927
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
32.21"
(818.13mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1954
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1927
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
38.29"
(972.57mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1927
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1994
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
57.34"
(1,456.44mm)
58.77"
(1,492.76mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
87.92"
(2,233.17mm)
81.08"
(2,059.43mm)
6.84"
(173.74mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1954
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1994
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
135.81"
(3,449.57mm)
121.61"
(3,088.89mm)
14.20"
(360.68mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1929
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
177.49"
(4,508.25mm)
162.17"
(4,119.12mm)
15.32"
(389.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
227.68"
(5,783.07mm)
202.74"
(5,149.60mm)
24.94"
(633.47mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/