Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1949
1-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1944 1914
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1968
Ties: 1897, 1974, 1996
Jul–Aug 1949
2-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1917, 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jun–Aug 1949
3-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1919 1919
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
May–Aug 1949
4-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1919
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Apr–Aug 1949
5-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1993
Mar–Aug 1949
6-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1993
Feb–Aug 1949
7-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1904
Jan–Aug 1949
8-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Ties: 1898
Dec 1948–Aug 1949
9-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Nov 1948–Aug 1949
10-Month
26.08"
(662.43mm)
28.14"
(714.76mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Oct 1948–Aug 1949
11-Month
27.78"
(705.61mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1948–Aug 1949
12-Month
29.69"
(754.13mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Mar 1948–Aug 1949
18-Month
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1947–Aug 1949
24-Month
68.12"
(1,730.25mm)
64.27"
(1,632.46mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1946–Aug 1949
36-Month
99.67"
(2,531.62mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1945–Aug 1949
48-Month
133.92"
(3,401.57mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1999
Sep 1944–Aug 1949
60-Month
163.64"
(4,156.46mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1948 1933
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1999
Ties: 1961

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/