Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1945
1-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Ties: 1953
Apr–May 1945
2-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1940 1909
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1896
Mar–May 1945
3-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1944 2008
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1995
Feb–May 1945
4-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1944 1997
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Ties: 1993
Jan–May 1945
5-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1944 2013
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1998
Dec 1944–May 1945
6-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1995
Nov 1944–May 1945
7-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1995
Ties: 1937
Oct 1944–May 1945
8-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1983
Sep 1944–May 1945
9-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1983
Aug 1944–May 1945
10-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1983
Jul 1944–May 1945
11-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1983
Jun 1944–May 1945
12-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1983
Dec 1943–May 1945
18-Month
28.95"
(735.33mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Jun 1943–May 1945
24-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Jun 1942–May 1945
36-Month
51.29"
(1,302.77mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1936 2014
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1984
Jun 1941–May 1945
48-Month
72.79"
(1,848.87mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
3.23"
(82.05mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1937 2015
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Jun 1940–May 1945
60-Month
98.17"
(2,493.52mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1933
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/