Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1948
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1975 1924
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1948
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
8.62"
(218.95mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1975 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Ties: 1958, 1968
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1975 1973
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1973 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1961
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1975 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
36.97"
(939.04mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
44.30"
(1,125.22mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
44.40"
(1,127.76mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
47.57"
(1,208.28mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
48.41"
(1,229.61mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
8.17"
(207.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
49.87"
(1,266.70mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
79.73"
(2,025.14mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1975 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
91.07"
(2,313.18mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1997
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
147.61"
(3,749.29mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
182.73"
(4,641.34mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
14.24"
(361.69mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999
Ties: 2014
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
234.57"
(5,958.08mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1975 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 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/