Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1966
1-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1963 1985
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1953
Dec 1965–Jan 1966
2-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Nov 1965–Jan 1966
3-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1974
Oct 1965–Jan 1966
4-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Sep 1965–Jan 1966
5-Month
14.94"
(379.48mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1974
Aug 1965–Jan 1966
6-Month
17.03"
(432.56mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1974
Jul 1965–Jan 1966
7-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1956
Jun 1965–Jan 1966
8-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1956
May 1965–Jan 1966
9-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Apr 1965–Jan 1966
10-Month
24.08"
(611.63mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Mar 1965–Jan 1966
11-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Ties: 1957
Feb 1965–Jan 1966
12-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Aug 1964–Jan 1966
18-Month
52.46"
(1,332.48mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Feb 1964–Jan 1966
24-Month
64.73"
(1,644.14mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1963 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Feb 1963–Jan 1966
36-Month
101.51"
(2,578.35mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Feb 1962–Jan 1966
48-Month
131.90"
(3,350.26mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1963 1932
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1999
Feb 1961–Jan 1966
60-Month
165.97"
(4,215.64mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1964 1933
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/