Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1948
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1948
Ties: 1968
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2011
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1973
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2017
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
21.49"
(545.85mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1961
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1997
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
28.55"
(725.17mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
31.01"
(787.65mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
-5.74"
(-145.80mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
-6.15"
(-156.21mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
35.64"
(905.26mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
-6.49"
(-164.84mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
61.07"
(1,551.18mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1931 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
79.41"
(2,017.01mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1932 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
130.15"
(3,305.81mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1933 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1998
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
175.16"
(4,449.06mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
6.67"
(169.41mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1999
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
222.55"
(5,652.77mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1935 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/