Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1953
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1965
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
22.65"
(575.31mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1956
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1956
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
34.42"
(874.27mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
54.47"
(1,383.54mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1997
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
65.67"
(1,668.02mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1997
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
104.63"
(2,657.60mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
133.48"
(3,390.39mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1999
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
164.66"
(4,182.36mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1933
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/