Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1974
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1982
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1957
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934, 1955
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1906
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1972
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1980
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931, 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1980
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Ties: 1960, 1972
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
8.01"
(203.45mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 2021
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
16.71"
(424.43mm)
20.79"
(528.07mm)
-4.08"
(-103.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1907
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
33.32"
(846.33mm)
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
-7.19"
(-182.62mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 2022
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1985
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
43.66"
(1,108.96mm)
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
-10.29"
(-261.37mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1902
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
59.73"
(1,517.14mm)
67.39"
(1,711.71mm)
-7.66"
(-194.57mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1903
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 14, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/