Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1985
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1953
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1965
Ties: 1968
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
20.97"
(532.64mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
21.46"
(545.08mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
2.42"
(61.46mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
Ties: 1952
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
22.60"
(574.04mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
33.34"
(846.84mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
4.81"
(122.18mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
54.32"
(1,379.73mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
64.81"
(1,646.17mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1931
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/