Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1960
1-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1953
Dec 1959–Jan 1960
2-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1965
Ties: 1987
Nov 1959–Jan 1960
3-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-4.59"
(-116.58mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Oct 1959–Jan 1960
4-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Sep 1959–Jan 1960
5-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Aug 1959–Jan 1960
6-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jul 1959–Jan 1960
7-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1956
Jun 1959–Jan 1960
8-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-3.02"
(-76.70mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1956
May 1959–Jan 1960
9-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Apr 1959–Jan 1960
10-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Mar 1959–Jan 1960
11-Month
25.07"
(636.78mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Feb 1959–Jan 1960
12-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Aug 1958–Jan 1960
18-Month
47.77"
(1,213.36mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Feb 1958–Jan 1960
24-Month
63.82"
(1,621.03mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Feb 1957–Jan 1960
36-Month
98.96"
(2,513.58mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Feb 1956–Jan 1960
48-Month
127.40"
(3,235.96mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1955 1932
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999
Feb 1955–Jan 1960
60-Month
168.46"
(4,278.88mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1933
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/