Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1903
1-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1948
Apr–May 1903
2-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1898 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1948
Mar–May 1903
3-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1898 1924
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2011
Ties: 1897
Feb–May 1903
4-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
-3.24"
(-82.29mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1973
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2017
Ties: 1914
Jan–May 1903
5-Month
17.86"
(453.64mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1961
Dec 1902–May 1903
6-Month
26.87"
(682.50mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1997
Nov 1902–May 1903
7-Month
36.00"
(914.40mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1901 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1974
Oct 1902–May 1903
8-Month
38.09"
(967.49mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
1.73"
(43.95mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1974
Sep 1902–May 1903
9-Month
39.96"
(1,014.98mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1974
Ties: 1918
Aug 1902–May 1903
10-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1974
Jul 1902–May 1903
11-Month
42.51"
(1,079.75mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1974
Jun 1902–May 1903
12-Month
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1974
Dec 1901–May 1903
18-Month
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1899 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1997
Jun 1901–May 1903
24-Month
88.28"
(2,242.31mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1997
Jun 1900–May 1903
36-Month
135.58"
(3,443.73mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1998
Jun 1899–May 1903
48-Month
182.23"
(4,628.64mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
13.74"
(348.99mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1899 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1999
Jun 1898–May 1903
60-Month
227.46"
(5,777.48mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
16.98"
(431.29mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/