Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1948
1-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1953
Ties: 1968
Dec 1947–Jan 1948
2-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1965
Ties: 1937
Nov 1947–Jan 1948
3-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1974
Ties: 1919
Oct 1947–Jan 1948
4-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Sep 1947–Jan 1948
5-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Aug 1947–Jan 1948
6-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Jul 1947–Jan 1948
7-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1956
Jun 1947–Jan 1948
8-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1956
May 1947–Jan 1948
9-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Apr 1947–Jan 1948
10-Month
26.42"
(671.07mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Mar 1947–Jan 1948
11-Month
29.38"
(746.25mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Feb 1947–Jan 1948
12-Month
31.76"
(806.70mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
Aug 1946–Jan 1948
18-Month
50.58"
(1,284.73mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
Feb 1946–Jan 1948
24-Month
63.95"
(1,624.33mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
Feb 1945–Jan 1948
36-Month
101.32"
(2,573.53mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
5.01"
(127.26mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1998
Feb 1944–Jan 1948
48-Month
127.19"
(3,230.63mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1932
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999
Feb 1943–Jan 1948
60-Month
152.21"
(3,866.13mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1933
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/