Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1978 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1964
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1978 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1978 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1978 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
15.20"
(386.08mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1978 1976
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
17.01"
(432.05mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
20.67"
(525.02mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1978 1976
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
23.93"
(607.82mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1978 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
27.54"
(699.52mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
32.07"
(814.58mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1929
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1996
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
41.76"
(1,060.70mm)
46.58"
(1,183.13mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1996
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
58.81"
(1,493.77mm)
64.19"
(1,630.43mm)
-5.38"
(-136.66mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1996
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
90.56"
(2,300.22mm)
96.33"
(2,446.78mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1997
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
115.30"
(2,928.62mm)
128.33"
(3,259.58mm)
-13.03"
(-330.96mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1932 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
153.21"
(3,891.53mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-7.13"
(-181.11mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1932
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/