Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1988 1998
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1988 1998
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
-4.73"
(-120.15mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-5.46"
(-138.69mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-5.46"
(-138.69mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-5.99"
(-152.15mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-7.15"
(-181.61mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
18.17"
(461.52mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-7.15"
(-181.61mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
-7.16"
(-181.87mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
27.92"
(709.17mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
47.82"
(1,214.63mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
67.24"
(1,707.90mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2020
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
102.82"
(2,611.63mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
144.10"
(3,660.14mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
185.31"
(4,706.87mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
10.86"
(275.84mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1989 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 29, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/