Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Ties: 1937, 1972
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1940 1909
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1896
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1940 2008
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1995
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1939 1997
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1942 2013
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
15.12"
(384.05mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1995
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
17.79"
(451.87mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
3.08"
(78.24mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
18.74"
(476.00mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
34.75"
(882.65mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
40.48"
(1,028.19mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1940 2021
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
65.86"
(1,672.84mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 2014
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
86.22"
(2,189.99mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
16.66"
(423.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1942 2015
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
99.61"
(2,530.09mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1940 1933
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/