Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1952 1974
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1989
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1910
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1957
Ties: 1952
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934, 1955
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1906
Ties: 1901
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1980
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1931, 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1954
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1980
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-3.47"
(-88.13mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Ties: 1989
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1907
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
26.41"
(670.81mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1984
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
36.71"
(932.43mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1945 1961
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1985
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
48.98"
(1,244.09mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1937 1902
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1986
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
63.31"
(1,608.07mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
-4.08"
(-103.64mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1903
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/