Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2006
1-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1948
Apr–May 2006
2-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1948
Ties: 1998
Mar–May 2006
3-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2011
Feb–May 2006
4-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2004 1973
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
Ties: 1898
Jan–May 2006
5-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2005 1985
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1961
Dec 2005–May 2006
6-Month
30.85"
(783.59mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2005 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Nov 2005–May 2006
7-Month
36.33"
(922.78mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Oct 2005–May 2006
8-Month
40.48"
(1,028.19mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Sep 2005–May 2006
9-Month
42.07"
(1,068.58mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Aug 2005–May 2006
10-Month
42.56"
(1,081.02mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Jul 2005–May 2006
11-Month
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Jun 2005–May 2006
12-Month
45.68"
(1,160.27mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Dec 2004–May 2006
18-Month
67.73"
(1,720.34mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2005 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1997
Jun 2004–May 2006
24-Month
83.38"
(2,117.85mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2005 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1997
Jun 2003–May 2006
36-Month
120.73"
(3,066.54mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
-5.67"
(-144.02mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2005 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Jun 2002–May 2006
48-Month
159.15"
(4,042.41mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
-9.34"
(-237.24mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1999
Jun 2001–May 2006
60-Month
205.76"
(5,226.30mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/