Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1941 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1996
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1941 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1924
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1904
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1904
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
20.18"
(512.57mm)
20.54"
(521.72mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1997
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
24.89"
(632.21mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
28.87"
(733.30mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1974
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1974
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1974
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
34.27"
(870.46mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1996
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
51.23"
(1,301.24mm)
52.65"
(1,337.31mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1940 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1997
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
63.56"
(1,614.42mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1997
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
95.02"
(2,413.51mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1998
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
120.25"
(3,054.35mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
-8.15"
(-207.01mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1999
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
158.35"
(4,022.09mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1933
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/