Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1974
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1948
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1957
Ties: 1970
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1939 1934, 1955
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1906
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1939 1972
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1939 1972
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1980
Ties: 1929
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931, 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1980
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2005
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1907
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
38.94"
(989.08mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1961
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1985
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
55.61"
(1,412.49mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1939 1902
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1986
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
65.44"
(1,662.18mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1938 1903
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/