Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1985
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1953
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1965
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Ties: 1995
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Ties: 1984
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Ties: 1913
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1956
Ties: 1916
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
23.26"
(590.80mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 1977
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
Ties: 1967
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
26.41"
(670.81mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
30.85"
(783.59mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
56.76"
(1,441.70mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
72.02"
(1,829.31mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
100.60"
(2,555.24mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/