Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1973 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1953
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1965
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
22.46"
(570.48mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
8.93"
(226.82mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
8.94"
(227.08mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
27.24"
(691.90mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
27.66"
(702.56mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
9.04"
(229.61mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
29.38"
(746.25mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
32.27"
(819.66mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
34.70"
(881.38mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
36.18"
(918.97mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
52.76"
(1,340.10mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1997
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
68.97"
(1,751.84mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1997
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
106.08"
(2,694.43mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
140.50"
(3,568.70mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
12.15"
(308.61mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1932
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
171.75"
(4,362.45mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
11.45"
(290.83mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1933
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/