Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wyoming

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1908
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Ties: 1948
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Ties: 1932
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
10.28"
(261.11mm)
9.31"
(236.47mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1955 1919
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
10.51"
(266.95mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
12.10"
(307.34mm)
11.75"
(298.45mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 2009
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
12.81"
(325.37mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
14.10"
(358.14mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
15.93"
(404.62mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1955 1961
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1996
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
28.72"
(729.49mm)
31.86"
(809.24mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1999
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
41.45"
(1,052.83mm)
47.75"
(1,212.85mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1929
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
63.62"
(1,615.95mm)
-9.11"
(-231.40mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 2004
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1999
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
72.05"
(1,830.07mm)
79.48"
(2,018.79mm)
-7.43"
(-188.72mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 2004
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/