Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1903
1-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1902 1985
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1953
Dec 1902–Jan 1903
2-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1965
Nov 1902–Jan 1903
3-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1902–Jan 1903
4-Month
20.16"
(512.06mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1902–Jan 1903
5-Month
21.15"
(537.21mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1902–Jan 1903
6-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
3.31"
(84.08mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1902–Jan 1903
7-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
Jun 1902–Jan 1903
8-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
3.08"
(78.24mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
May 1902–Jan 1903
9-Month
26.39"
(670.31mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Apr 1902–Jan 1903
10-Month
29.52"
(749.81mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Mar 1902–Jan 1903
11-Month
32.77"
(832.36mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Feb 1902–Jan 1903
12-Month
39.53"
(1,004.06mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Aug 1901–Jan 1903
18-Month
54.46"
(1,383.28mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1902 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Feb 1901–Jan 1903
24-Month
67.96"
(1,726.18mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Feb 1900–Jan 1903
36-Month
101.02"
(2,565.91mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Feb 1899–Jan 1903
48-Month
135.80"
(3,449.32mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1902 1932
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Feb 1898–Jan 1903
60-Month
163.55"
(4,154.17mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1902 1933
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/