Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2006 1998
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1938
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2006 1998
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2015
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2006 1963
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1939
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2006 1963
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2006 1971
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
20.81"
(528.57mm)
22.04"
(559.82mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
25.25"
(641.35mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2006 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
28.19"
(716.03mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1959
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
32.02"
(813.31mm)
31.39"
(797.31mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2006 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
37.55"
(953.77mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
57.66"
(1,464.56mm)
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
5.79"
(147.06mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2016
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
75.03"
(1,905.76mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
5.14"
(130.55mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2007 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
103.57"
(2,630.68mm)
104.83"
(2,662.68mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1956
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
144.59"
(3,672.59mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
4.88"
(123.96mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2007 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1975
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
182.10"
(4,625.34mm)
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/