Climate at a Glance

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 1974
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1987 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1957
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934, 1955
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1906
Ties: 1946, 1979
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1980
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931, 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1980
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Ties: 1915, 1938
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
44.53"
(1,131.06mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1961
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1985
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
61.38"
(1,559.05mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
7.43"
(188.72mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1902
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
78.02"
(1,981.71mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
10.63"
(270.00mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1983 1903
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/