Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1900
1-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1998
Apr–May 1900
2-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1899 1909
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–May 1900
3-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1995
Feb–May 1900
4-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1898 1997
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Jan–May 1900
5-Month
7.86"
(199.64mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Dec 1899–May 1900
6-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1898 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1995
Ties: 1948
Nov 1899–May 1900
7-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1995
Ties: 1930
Oct 1899–May 1900
8-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Sep 1899–May 1900
9-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Aug 1899–May 1900
10-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jul 1899–May 1900
11-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Ties: 1979
Jun 1899–May 1900
12-Month
17.00"
(431.80mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Dec 1898–May 1900
18-Month
27.96"
(710.18mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jun 1898–May 1900
24-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Jun 1897–May 1900
36-Month
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 2014
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Jun 1896–May 1900
48-Month
63.93"
(1,623.82mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-5.63"
(-143.00mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 2015
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Jun 1895–May 1900
60-Month
82.15"
(2,086.61mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
47th Driest Driest to Date 1933
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/