Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1968
1-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1966 1924
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Ties: 1927
Apr–May 1968
2-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1909
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1896
Ties: 1946
Mar–May 1968
3-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 2008
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1995
Feb–May 1968
4-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-2.17"
(-55.11mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1966 1997
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Jan–May 1968
5-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Dec 1967–May 1968
6-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1924
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1995
Nov 1967–May 1968
7-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1995
Oct 1967–May 1968
8-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Sep 1967–May 1968
9-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1924
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Aug 1967–May 1968
10-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jul 1967–May 1968
11-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1964 1924
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jun 1967–May 1968
12-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1924
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Dec 1966–May 1968
18-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Ties: 1923
Jun 1966–May 1968
24-Month
34.87"
(885.70mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jun 1965–May 1968
36-Month
49.99"
(1,269.75mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1966 2014
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Jun 1964–May 1968
48-Month
68.76"
(1,746.50mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1967 2015
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Jun 1963–May 1968
60-Month
82.88"
(2,105.15mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1933
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/