List of Wettest Tropical Cyclones in The United States - Northern Marianas Islands

Northern Marianas Islands

The Northern Marianas Islands are an archipelago north of Guam which gets impacted by typhoons in the western Pacific from time to time. Typhoon Steve dropped nearly 20 inches (510 mm) on Saipan in 1993, making it the wettest known tropical cyclone for the island chain.

Wettest tropical cyclones in the Northern Marianas Islands
Precipitation Storm Location Ref
Rank mm in
1 487.68 19.20 Steve 1993 Saipan
2 241.30 9.50 Seth 1991 Saipan
3 205.74 8.10 Soulik 2006 Pagan
4 118.11 4.65 Sanvu 2012 Tinian
5 90.93 3.58 Kong-rey 2007 Pagan
6 85.85 3.38 Mirinae 2009 Rota
7 82.55 3.25 Melor 2009 Tinian
8 50.80 2.00 Dolphin 2008 Guam

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