Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1914 1924
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1948
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1914 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1948
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1915 1924
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
21.06"
(534.92mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1973
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
25.47"
(646.94mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1915 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1961
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
33.83"
(859.28mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1915 1985
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
41.78"
(1,061.21mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
9.92"
(251.97mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
47.24"
(1,199.90mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
8.92"
(226.57mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
47.34"
(1,202.44mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
7.99"
(202.95mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
49.03"
(1,245.36mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
8.79"
(223.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
50.05"
(1,271.27mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1974
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
69.82"
(1,773.43mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1997
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
86.35"
(2,193.29mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1997
Ties: 1965
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
128.41"
(3,261.61mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
169.42"
(4,303.27mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1999
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
207.15"
(5,261.61mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1999

Citing This Page

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