Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1924
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1948
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1951 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1948
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
-4.32"
(-109.72mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1924 1973
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2017
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1942 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1961
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
20.75"
(527.05mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
-6.06"
(-153.93mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
33.05"
(839.47mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
35.16"
(893.06mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
36.34"
(923.04mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
36.77"
(933.96mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
38.06"
(966.72mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
67.47"
(1,713.74mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
88.27"
(2,242.06mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
136.65"
(3,470.91mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
181.50"
(4,610.10mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
13.01"
(330.45mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
232.25"
(5,899.15mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
21.77"
(552.96mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/