Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Oklahoma

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1953 1988
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1910
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1934 2005
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2015
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
10.73"
(272.54mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1936 2005
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
12.35"
(313.69mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1936 1895
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1936 1895
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
15.49"
(393.45mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
17.68"
(449.07mm)
-8.28"
(-210.31mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
-8.35"
(-212.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1996
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
24.11"
(612.39mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
26.97"
(685.04mm)
-7.64"
(-194.06mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1911
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
29.84"
(757.94mm)
-8.92"
(-226.57mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
33.81"
(858.77mm)
-9.95"
(-252.73mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
40.37"
(1,025.40mm)
49.27"
(1,251.46mm)
-8.90"
(-226.06mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
49.15"
(1,248.41mm)
67.62"
(1,717.55mm)
-18.47"
(-469.14mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
80.60"
(2,047.24mm)
101.36"
(2,574.54mm)
-20.76"
(-527.30mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
103.54"
(2,629.92mm)
135.03"
(3,429.76mm)
-31.49"
(-799.84mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
138.18"
(3,509.77mm)
168.55"
(4,281.17mm)
-30.37"
(-771.40mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/