Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1928
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Ties: 1903, 1919, 1940, 1999
Apr–May 1928
2-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1924 1909
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1896
Mar–May 1928
3-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1927 2008
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1995
Feb–May 1928
4-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1924 1997
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jan–May 1928
5-Month
7.64"
(194.06mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1924 2022
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Dec 1927–May 1928
6-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1995
Nov 1927–May 1928
7-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1926 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1995
Ties: 1908
Oct 1927–May 1928
8-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-1.73"
(-43.95mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1926 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Sep 1927–May 1928
9-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1926 2021
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Aug 1927–May 1928
10-Month
14.57"
(370.08mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1926 2021
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jul 1927–May 1928
11-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1924 2021
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jun 1927–May 1928
12-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1924 2021
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Dec 1926–May 1928
18-Month
28.48"
(723.39mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jun 1926–May 1928
24-Month
35.04"
(890.02mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1926 2022
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jun 1925–May 1928
36-Month
51.05"
(1,296.67mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1926 2022
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1984
Jun 1924–May 1928
48-Month
67.90"
(1,724.66mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1927 2015
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Jun 1923–May 1928
60-Month
78.42"
(1,991.87mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-8.41"
(-213.61mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1926 1933
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/