Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1959 1914
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1968
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1917, 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1919
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Ties: 1934, 2015
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1919
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1948
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1993
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
1.73"
(43.95mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1904
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
28.14"
(714.76mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
32.26"
(819.40mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
64.27"
(1,632.46mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
98.34"
(2,497.84mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Ties: 1902
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
130.18"
(3,306.57mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
171.15"
(4,347.21mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1959 1933
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/