Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1910 1924
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1909
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1896
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1919 2008
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1995
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1997
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1913 2013
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1995
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
11.14"
(282.96mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-3.57"
(-90.67mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1995
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-4.04"
(-102.62mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Ties: 1960
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1918 2021
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
12.77"
(324.36mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1918 2021
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1918 2021
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2021
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
23.95"
(608.33mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
29.61"
(752.09mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-5.28"
(-134.12mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1919 2021
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
42.51"
(1,079.75mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-9.79"
(-248.67mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 2014
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1984
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
58.44"
(1,484.38mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-11.12"
(-282.44mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 2015
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
76.73"
(1,948.94mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-10.10"
(-256.54mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1933
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/