Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1962 1909
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1896
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1962 2008
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
2.18"
(55.38mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1962 1997
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
11.55"
(293.37mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1962 2022
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
13.87"
(352.30mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1995
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1962 2021
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1962 2021
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1962 2021
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1962 2021
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
30.04"
(763.02mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
34.62"
(879.35mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1962 2022
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
47.72"
(1,212.09mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2022
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
61.24"
(1,555.50mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-8.32"
(-211.32mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1962 2015
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
73.79"
(1,874.27mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-13.04"
(-331.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1951 1933
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1999
Ties: 1951

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/