Pacific ENSO Update

3rd Quarter, 2006 Vol. 12 No. 3

FSM Flag Federated States of Micronesia

Pohnpei State: Text

Pohnpei Rainfall Summary 2nd Quarter 2006
Station   Apr. May. Jun. Quarterly Total 1st Half Total
Pohnpei Island
Pohnpei WSO Rainfall (inches) 14.12 17.61 16.47 48.30 74.38
% of Normal 86% 92% 96% 92% 83%
Palikir* Rainfall (inches) 14.52 22.83 19.07 56.42 95.64
% of Normal 80% 108% 100% 96% 96%

Nahna Laud*

Rainfall (inches) 28.24 20.93 N/A N/A N/A
Atolls of Pohnpei State
Nukuoro Rainfall (inches) 23.35 15.04 15.10 53.49 100.25
% of Normal 156% 102% 124% 128% 129%
Pingelap Rainfall (inches) 7.02 13.01 12.82 32.85 67.93
  % of Normal 41% 76% 79% 65% 76%
Mwokilloa* Rainfall (inches) 7.73 10.55 15.63 33.91 60.33
Kapingamarangi Rainfall (inches) 14.50 3.19 19.06 36.75 81.53
  % of Normal 107% 31% 263% 118% 124%
* Long term normal is not established for these sites


Climate Outlook:

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Inclusive Period

% of Long-Term Average
Pohnpei Islands and Atolls
Kapingamarangi
Source: UOG-WERI