Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1964
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1976
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
11.45"
(290.83mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
13.01"
(330.45mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1935
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
20.67"
(525.02mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
23.93"
(607.82mm)
-5.43"
(-137.92mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1976
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
22.53"
(572.26mm)
27.54"
(699.52mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1895 1935
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
-6.81"
(-172.98mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1929
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
46.58"
(1,183.13mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1929
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
61.44"
(1,560.58mm)
64.19"
(1,630.43mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
101.25"
(2,571.75mm)
96.33"
(2,446.78mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
100th Driest Driest to Date 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
129.39"
(3,286.51mm)
128.33"
(3,259.58mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 1931
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/