Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1979 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1909
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1896
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1979 2008
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
10.13"
(257.30mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1979 1997
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1979 2022
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1979 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
4.26"
(108.21mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
20.94"
(531.88mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1979 2021
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
21.69"
(550.93mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 2021
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
22.30"
(566.42mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 2021
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 2021
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
34.95"
(887.73mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
38.97"
(989.84mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 2022
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
65.02"
(1,651.51mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
12.72"
(323.09mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1979 2022
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
75.60"
(1,920.24mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1979 2015
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
87.24"
(2,215.90mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1979 1933
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/