Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
0.35"
(8.89mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1935 1914
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1968
Ties: 1929, 2002
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1935 1917, 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1935 1919
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-1.53"
(-38.87mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1935 1919
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1948
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Ties: 1955
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1904
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
19.53"
(496.06mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
25.77"
(654.56mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1997
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
32.45"
(824.23mm)
28.14"
(714.76mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1997
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
49.00"
(1,244.60mm)
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
5.86"
(148.84mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1997
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
63.05"
(1,601.47mm)
64.27"
(1,632.46mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1997
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
92.65"
(2,353.31mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1997
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
123.63"
(3,140.20mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1999
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
154.25"
(3,917.95mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1937 1933
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/