Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1948
Ties: 1910
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
10.83"
(275.08mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1954 1973
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
18.14"
(460.76mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1961
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
32.93"
(836.42mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
34.88"
(885.95mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
36.91"
(937.51mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
38.18"
(969.77mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1953 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1953 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
71.42"
(1,814.07mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
86.87"
(2,206.50mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
127.21"
(3,231.13mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Ties: 1906
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
165.27"
(4,197.86mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
215.48"
(5,473.19mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 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/