Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Ties: 1946, 1972
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1904
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
13.28"
(337.31mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1904
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
18.90"
(480.06mm)
20.54"
(521.72mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
24.89"
(632.21mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
29.03"
(737.36mm)
28.87"
(733.30mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
31.42"
(798.07mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Ties: 1899, 2010
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
53.32"
(1,354.33mm)
52.65"
(1,337.31mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
69.15"
(1,756.41mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
101.84"
(2,586.74mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
5.48"
(139.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
135.01"
(3,429.25mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
173.15"
(4,398.01mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1933
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/