List of Wettest Tropical Cyclones By Country - Federated States of Micronesia - Chuuk

Chuuk

Elevations of the islands surrounding Chuuk lagoon reach a height of about 1,450 feet (440 m). Typhoon Chataan led to excessive rainfall on this island from June 23 – July 3 of 2002, when a total of 939 mm (37.0 in) fell. During the time frame when Chataan was declared a tropical cyclone from July 1–3, 622 mm (24.5 in) fell, with 506 mm (19.9 in) falling on the 2nd alone at the international airport.

Wettest tropical cycloneChuuk
Precipitation Storm Location Ref
Rank mm in
1 939.0 36.96 Chataan 2002 Chuuk Int'l Airport
2 447.0 17.60 Dale 1996 Chuuk WSO AP
3 427.5 16.83 Sudal 2004 Chuuk WSO AP
4 405.1 15.95 Andy 1989 Truk WSO Airport
5 381.1 15.03 Jean 1968 Truk WSO Airport
6 371.9 14.64 Karen 1962 Truk WSO Airport
7 370.6 14.59 Pamela 1976 Truk WSO Airport
8 344.7 13.57 Harriet 1959 Truk WSO Airport
9 234.2 9.22 Kulap 2005 Chuuk WSO AP
10 214.1 8.43 Pongsona 2002 Chuuk WSO AP

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