Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2003
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1895
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Sep–Oct 2003
2-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 1987
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Aug–Oct 2003
3-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2002 1987
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1897, 1992
Jul–Oct 2003
4-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2002 1952
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1939
Jun–Oct 2003
5-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-2.47"
(-62.73mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2002 1917, 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1947
May–Oct 2003
6-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Apr–Oct 2003
7-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Mar–Oct 2003
8-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2002 1939
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1997
Ties: 1985
Feb–Oct 2003
9-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
18.58"
(471.93mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1929
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2017
Jan–Oct 2003
10-Month
22.57"
(573.28mm)
23.10"
(586.74mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1929
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1950
Dec 2002–Oct 2003
11-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
27.75"
(704.85mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2002 1929
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Nov 2002–Oct 2003
12-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
32.10"
(815.34mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
May 2002–Oct 2003
18-Month
35.91"
(912.11mm)
41.48"
(1,053.59mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2001 1929
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Nov 2001–Oct 2003
24-Month
59.84"
(1,519.94mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Ties: 2005
Nov 2000–Oct 2003
36-Month
81.36"
(2,066.54mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-14.95"
(-379.73mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Nov 1999–Oct 2003
48-Month
112.88"
(2,867.15mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
-15.50"
(-393.70mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999
Nov 1998–Oct 2003
60-Month
150.90"
(3,832.86mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-9.47"
(-240.54mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1994 1932
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 14, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/