Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Ohio

Precipitation Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1980 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1980 1941
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
15.79"
(401.07mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1980 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1955
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1980 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1994
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
21.32"
(541.53mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
21.41"
(543.81mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
26.85"
(681.99mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1941
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
30.25"
(768.35mm)
30.31"
(769.87mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1954
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1947, 2016
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
34.30"
(871.22mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
57.66"
(1,464.56mm)
56.75"
(1,441.45mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
84.05"
(2,134.87mm)
76.49"
(1,942.85mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
124.09"
(3,151.89mm)
114.74"
(2,914.40mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1980 1902
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
165.41"
(4,201.41mm)
153.02"
(3,886.71mm)
12.39"
(314.70mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
198.56"
(5,043.42mm)
191.33"
(4,859.78mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1980 1935
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/