Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2011

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2011
1-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Apr–May 2011
2-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1996
Mar–May 2011
3-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 2011
4-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1904
Jan–May 2011
5-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1924
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1904
Dec 2010–May 2011
6-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
20.54"
(521.72mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Nov 2010–May 2011
7-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
24.89"
(632.21mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Oct 2010–May 2011
8-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Sep 2010–May 2011
9-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
28.87"
(733.30mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Aug 2010–May 2011
10-Month
36.88"
(936.75mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Jul 2010–May 2011
11-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Jun 2010–May 2011
12-Month
40.36"
(1,025.14mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
8.23"
(209.04mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1996
Dec 2009–May 2011
18-Month
59.65"
(1,515.11mm)
52.65"
(1,337.31mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Jun 2009–May 2011
24-Month
71.78"
(1,823.21mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Jun 2008–May 2011
36-Month
100.33"
(2,548.38mm)
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Jun 2007–May 2011
48-Month
131.17"
(3,331.72mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1999
Jun 2006–May 2011
60-Month
161.88"
(4,111.75mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2010 1933
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/