Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
0.35"
(8.89mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1969
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1909 1909
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1896
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1976 2008
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1995
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1972 1997
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
4.87"
(123.70mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1984 2022
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1995
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1995
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
14.04"
(356.62mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
25.88"
(657.35mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
34.91"
(886.71mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1977 2022
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
65.39"
(1,660.91mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
13.09"
(332.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 2022
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
87.60"
(2,225.04mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
18.04"
(458.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2015
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
101.59"
(2,580.39mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
14.76"
(374.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1933
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/