Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
5.20"
(132.08mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1964
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1996
Ties: 1932
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Ties: 2007
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1935
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
20.67"
(525.02mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1996
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
23.93"
(607.82mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1996
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
27.54"
(699.52mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1952 1935
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
37.95"
(963.93mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1952 1929
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1996
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
46.14"
(1,171.96mm)
46.58"
(1,183.13mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1952 1929
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
62.14"
(1,578.36mm)
64.19"
(1,630.43mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1952 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Ties: 1901
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
97.02"
(2,464.31mm)
96.33"
(2,446.78mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
137.08"
(3,481.83mm)
128.33"
(3,259.58mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
164.04"
(4,166.62mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1932
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/