Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1978 1974
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2015
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1974 1910
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1957
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934, 1955
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1906
Ties: 1946, 1988
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1972
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1972
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1980
Ties: 1969
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931, 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1980
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2005
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
14.60"
(370.84mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
25.41"
(645.41mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
4.62"
(117.34mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1907
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
30.99"
(787.15mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
38.84"
(986.54mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1978 1961
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1985
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1986
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
63.44"
(1,611.38mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1978 1903
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/