Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1924
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Ties: 1918, 1934, 1959
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1910 1909
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1896
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1914 2008
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1995
Ties: 1955
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1997
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1913 2013
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1995
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1995
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
35.65"
(905.51mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
39.06"
(992.12mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
4.17"
(105.91mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
62.91"
(1,597.91mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1915 2014
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1984
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
76.35"
(1,939.29mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1915 2015
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
89.00"
(2,260.60mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1914 1933
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/