Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Ties: 1902, 1931, 1967
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1992 1909
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1896
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2008 2008
128th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1995
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1997 1997
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 2022
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1998
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1995
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
-3.24"
(-82.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1995
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-3.13"
(-79.51mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2007 2021
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2007 2021
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
13.84"
(351.54mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 2021
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 2021
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-8.46"
(-214.88mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
24.65"
(626.11mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-10.24"
(-260.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1977 2022
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
47.06"
(1,195.32mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2004 2022
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1984
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
70.50"
(1,790.70mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2005 2015
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
85.73"
(2,177.54mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2005 1933
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1999
Ties: 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/