Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1948
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1947 1914
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1968
Ties: 2009
Jul–Aug 1948
2-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1917, 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Jun–Aug 1948
3-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1947 1919
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
May–Aug 1948
4-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1947 1919
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Apr–Aug 1948
5-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Mar–Aug 1948
6-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Feb–Aug 1948
7-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1904
Jan–Aug 1948
8-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Dec 1947–Aug 1948
9-Month
27.59"
(700.79mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Nov 1947–Aug 1948
10-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
28.14"
(714.76mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1997
Oct 1947–Aug 1948
11-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Sep 1947–Aug 1948
12-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Mar 1947–Aug 1948
18-Month
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
6.22"
(157.98mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1997
Sep 1946–Aug 1948
24-Month
69.98"
(1,777.49mm)
64.27"
(1,632.46mm)
5.71"
(145.03mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1997
Sep 1945–Aug 1948
36-Month
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1997
Sep 1944–Aug 1948
48-Month
133.95"
(3,402.33mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1999
Sep 1943–Aug 1948
60-Month
157.81"
(4,008.37mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1933
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/