Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Florida

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
6.85"
(173.99mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1934
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1927
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
13.21"
(335.53mm)
10.69"
(271.53mm)
2.52"
(64.00mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1991
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1898
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1959
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
22.86"
(580.64mm)
16.80"
(426.72mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1898
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1927
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
21.85"
(554.99mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1898
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
25.72"
(653.29mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1927
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
34.26"
(870.20mm)
32.22"
(818.39mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1948
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
40.60"
(1,031.24mm)
39.39"
(1,000.51mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1948
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
49.59"
(1,259.59mm)
46.80"
(1,188.72mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1977 1962
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1948
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
56.18"
(1,426.97mm)
53.71"
(1,364.23mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1978 1932
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1948
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
80.79"
(2,052.07mm)
73.40"
(1,864.36mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1960
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
111.84"
(2,840.74mm)
107.54"
(2,731.52mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1948
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
158.89"
(4,035.81mm)
161.55"
(4,103.37mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2001
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1948
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
213.75"
(5,429.25mm)
215.38"
(5,470.65mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1961
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
267.68"
(6,799.07mm)
269.23"
(6,838.44mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1950

Citing This Page

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