Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1953
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1965
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Ties: 1988
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1974
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1956
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1956
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Ties: 1973
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Ties: 1975, 1989
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
32.23"
(818.64mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
48.27"
(1,226.06mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
60.49"
(1,536.45mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1997
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
96.05"
(2,439.67mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
131.19"
(3,332.23mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1932
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999
Ties: 1911
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
159.63"
(4,054.60mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1948 1933
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/