Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1948
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1979 1924
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1948
Ties: 1905
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1979 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1973
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
23.51"
(597.15mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1961
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
31.51"
(800.35mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
4.97"
(126.23mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
36.49"
(926.85mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
5.84"
(148.33mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
49.26"
(1,251.20mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
75.80"
(1,925.32mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1997
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
91.36"
(2,320.54mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1997
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
133.92"
(3,401.57mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
168.17"
(4,271.52mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1999
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
213.43"
(5,421.12mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/