Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1929 1924
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Ties: 1943, 1972
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1909
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1896
Ties: 1899
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1936 2008
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Ties: 1949
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1936 1997
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1934 2013
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1995
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Ties: 1945
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1936 2021
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
17.28"
(438.91mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1936 2021
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
18.05"
(458.47mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 2021
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
18.88"
(479.55mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1936 2021
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Ties: 1997
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
32.68"
(830.07mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1935 2021
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
55.25"
(1,403.35mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1936 2014
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1984
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
66.34"
(1,685.04mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-3.22"
(-81.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1936 2015
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1998
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
79.06"
(2,008.12mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-7.77"
(-197.36mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1936 1933
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/