Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1959
1-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 1895
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2016
Sep–Oct 1959
2-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1958 1987
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Aug–Oct 1959
3-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1987
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jul–Oct 1959
4-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1958 1952
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Jun–Oct 1959
5-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917, 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1947
Ties: 1981
May–Oct 1959
6-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1941
Apr–Oct 1959
7-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
1.33"
(33.79mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Mar–Oct 1959
8-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1958 1939
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Feb–Oct 1959
9-Month
19.32"
(490.73mm)
18.58"
(471.93mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1954 1929
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2017
Jan–Oct 1959
10-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
23.10"
(586.74mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 1929
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1950
Dec 1958–Oct 1959
11-Month
29.58"
(751.33mm)
27.75"
(704.85mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1957 1929
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Nov 1958–Oct 1959
12-Month
35.32"
(897.13mm)
32.10"
(815.34mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
May 1958–Oct 1959
18-Month
43.63"
(1,108.20mm)
41.48"
(1,053.59mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1958 1929
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Nov 1957–Oct 1959
24-Month
68.55"
(1,741.17mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Nov 1956–Oct 1959
36-Month
98.26"
(2,495.80mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Nov 1955–Oct 1959
48-Month
139.70"
(3,548.38mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Nov 1954–Oct 1959
60-Month
169.12"
(4,295.65mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1932
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 12, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/