Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1958 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1953
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1965
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
16.00"
(406.40mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
19.07"
(484.38mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Ties: 1916
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Ties: 1998
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Ties: 1927
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
30.40"
(772.16mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Ties: 1934
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
35.56"
(903.22mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
53.78"
(1,366.01mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
70.70"
(1,795.78mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
99.14"
(2,518.16mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
140.20"
(3,561.08mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1958 1932
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
166.86"
(4,238.24mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1957 1933
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/