Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Georgia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2007
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1976
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1965 2007
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2009
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 2007
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1980
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
15.03"
(381.76mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1929
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
21.89"
(556.01mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1964
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
27.14"
(689.36mm)
25.56"
(649.22mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1912
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
28.42"
(721.87mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1898
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1912
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
31.18"
(791.97mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1912, 1998
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
35.06"
(890.52mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
42.08"
(1,068.83mm)
39.97"
(1,015.24mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1912
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
50.11"
(1,272.79mm)
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1912
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
54.44"
(1,382.78mm)
50.12"
(1,273.05mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 2007
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
82.84"
(2,104.14mm)
75.78"
(1,924.81mm)
7.06"
(179.33mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 2007
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
106.71"
(2,710.43mm)
100.31"
(2,547.87mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1930
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
158.09"
(4,015.49mm)
150.75"
(3,829.05mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 2001
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1966
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
204.03"
(5,182.36mm)
200.91"
(5,103.11mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1949
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
251.18"
(6,379.97mm)
251.11"
(6,378.19mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 1989
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1903

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/