Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1948
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1948
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1973
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
24.47"
(621.54mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1961
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
5.52"
(140.20mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
44.14"
(1,121.16mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1974
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
45.20"
(1,148.08mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
6.54"
(166.11mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
48.35"
(1,228.09mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1974
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
79.86"
(2,028.44mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
11.19"
(284.22mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
97.61"
(2,479.29mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1997
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
182.27"
(4,629.66mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1999
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
216.52"
(5,499.61mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
49th 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 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/