Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1961 1895
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
5.50"
(139.70mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 1987
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1961 1987
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1961 1952
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
8.01"
(203.45mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1961 1917, 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1947
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1997
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1939
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Ties: 1913
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
18.58"
(471.93mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1959 1929
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
22.30"
(566.42mm)
23.10"
(586.74mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1950
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
27.75"
(704.85mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1929
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
31.05"
(788.67mm)
32.10"
(815.34mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Ties: 2013
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
41.48"
(1,053.59mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1960 1929
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Ties: 1991
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
66.11"
(1,679.19mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
95.10"
(2,415.54mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
130.42"
(3,312.67mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1999
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
163.65"
(4,156.71mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 1932
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/