Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1962
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1953
Dec 1961–Jan 1962
2-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1965
Nov 1961–Jan 1962
3-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1974
Oct 1961–Jan 1962
4-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Sep 1961–Jan 1962
5-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Ties: 1919
Aug 1961–Jan 1962
6-Month
16.74"
(425.20mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jul 1961–Jan 1962
7-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1956
Jun 1961–Jan 1962
8-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1956
May 1961–Jan 1962
9-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Apr 1961–Jan 1962
10-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Mar 1961–Jan 1962
11-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Feb 1961–Jan 1962
12-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Aug 1960–Jan 1962
18-Month
50.73"
(1,288.54mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Feb 1960–Jan 1962
24-Month
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Feb 1959–Jan 1962
36-Month
94.56"
(2,401.82mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Feb 1958–Jan 1962
48-Month
130.12"
(3,305.05mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1932
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1999
Feb 1957–Jan 1962
60-Month
165.26"
(4,197.60mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1961 1933
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/