Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Ties: 1984
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
1.65"
(41.91mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1974 1909
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1995
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1972 1997
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-4.13"
(-104.91mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-5.94"
(-150.88mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1964 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1995
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-6.87"
(-174.49mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1995
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1924
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-6.21"
(-157.74mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
48.46"
(1,230.88mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1966 2014
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
69.04"
(1,753.62mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1968 2015
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
81.60"
(2,072.64mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1965 1933
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/