Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1909
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1896
Ties: 1917
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Ties: 2011
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 1997
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1995
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
19.26"
(489.20mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
4.77"
(121.15mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
33.52"
(851.41mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Ties: 1974
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1983
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
58.63"
(1,489.20mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 2014
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
75.17"
(1,909.32mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
5.61"
(142.50mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1979 2015
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
101.22"
(2,570.99mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1933
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/