Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2014 1974
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1957
Ties: 1983
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2014 1934, 1955
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1906
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2014 1972
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1972
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1980
Ties: 1999
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931, 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1980
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
11.43"
(290.32mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2005
Ties: 1922
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2005
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Ties: 1958
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
22.97"
(583.44mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1907
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
3.23"
(82.05mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1961
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1985
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
55.19"
(1,401.83mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2015 1902
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1986
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
65.95"
(1,675.13mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2013 1903
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/