Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1896
1-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1895 1985
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1953
Dec 1895–Jan 1896
2-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Nov 1895–Jan 1896
3-Month
15.35"
(389.89mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1895–Jan 1896
4-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1895–Jan 1896
5-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1895–Jan 1896
6-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1895–Jan 1896
7-Month
18.70"
(474.98mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
Jun 1895–Jan 1896
8-Month
19.23"
(488.44mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
May 1895–Jan 1896
9-Month
22.41"
(569.21mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1895–Jan 1896
10-Month
24.37"
(619.00mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Mar 1895–Jan 1896
11-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
81st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Feb 1895–Jan 1896
12-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/