Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
2.98"
(75.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1904
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1904
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
20.54"
(521.72mm)
6.07"
(154.17mm)
122nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
24.89"
(632.21mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
105th Driest Driest to Date 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
88th Driest Driest to Date 1977
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
31.43"
(798.32mm)
28.87"
(733.30mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
31.72"
(805.69mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Ties: 1932
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
32.33"
(821.18mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
93rd Driest Driest to Date 1977
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1977
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/