Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1974
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1940
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1936 1910
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1957
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 1934, 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1906
Ties: 1943
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1947 1972
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1980
Ties: 1900
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931, 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1960
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1980
Ties: 1918
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 2021
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2021
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1907
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2021
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1961
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1985
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
52.79"
(1,340.87mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1946 1902
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1986
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 1903
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/