Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1901
1-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1953
Ties: 1907, 1958
Dec 1900–Jan 1901
2-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1965
Nov 1900–Jan 1901
3-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1974
Ties: 1993
Oct 1900–Jan 1901
4-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1997
Sep 1900–Jan 1901
5-Month
18.91"
(480.31mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Aug 1900–Jan 1901
6-Month
19.80"
(502.92mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1974
Jul 1900–Jan 1901
7-Month
20.12"
(511.05mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1956
Jun 1900–Jan 1901
8-Month
21.73"
(551.94mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1956
May 1900–Jan 1901
9-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Apr 1900–Jan 1901
10-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1997
Ties: 1900
Mar 1900–Jan 1901
11-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1997
Feb 1900–Jan 1901
12-Month
33.06"
(839.72mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1997
Ties: 1914
Aug 1899–Jan 1901
18-Month
53.43"
(1,357.12mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Feb 1899–Jan 1901
24-Month
67.84"
(1,723.14mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Feb 1898–Jan 1901
36-Month
95.59"
(2,427.99mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Feb 1897–Jan 1901
48-Month
131.38"
(3,337.05mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1899 1932
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1999
Feb 1896–Jan 1901
60-Month
167.61"
(4,257.29mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1900 1933
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/