Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
1.19"
(30.23mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1996
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1904
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1904
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
20.54"
(521.72mm)
-4.33"
(-109.99mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
21.73"
(551.94mm)
24.89"
(632.21mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
25.47"
(646.94mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
28.87"
(733.30mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Ties: 1990
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1996
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
50.82"
(1,290.83mm)
52.65"
(1,337.31mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
63.37"
(1,609.60mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
94.46"
(2,399.28mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1998
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
118.30"
(3,004.82mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
-10.10"
(-256.54mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
153.77"
(3,905.76mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1933
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/