Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1948
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1948
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1942 1924
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1942 1973
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1930
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
17.55"
(445.77mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1942 1985
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1961
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
24.47"
(621.54mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1985
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1997
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
36.26"
(921.00mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
36.53"
(927.86mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
36.92"
(937.77mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
41.60"
(1,056.64mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1974
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
63.86"
(1,622.04mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
-4.81"
(-122.18mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1942 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1997
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
80.97"
(2,056.64mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1942 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1997
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
116.48"
(2,958.59mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
-9.92"
(-251.97mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1998
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
157.44"
(3,998.98mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
-11.05"
(-280.67mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1999
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
190.87"
(4,848.10mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
-19.61"
(-498.09mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1933 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/