Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1996
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Ties: 1953
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1904
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1904
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
20.54"
(521.72mm)
-1.58"
(-40.14mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Ties: 1968
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
23.04"
(585.22mm)
24.89"
(632.21mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1974
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1974
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
27.73"
(704.34mm)
28.87"
(733.30mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1974
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1974
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1974
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
30.05"
(763.27mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1996
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
51.59"
(1,310.39mm)
52.65"
(1,337.31mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
63.38"
(1,609.85mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
95.89"
(2,435.61mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
129.29"
(3,283.97mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1999
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
162.08"
(4,116.83mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1948 1933
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/