Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1980
1-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1979 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1953
Ties: 1919
Dec 1979–Jan 1980
2-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1965
Nov 1979–Jan 1980
3-Month
12.54"
(318.52mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974
Oct 1979–Jan 1980
4-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Ties: 2000
Sep 1979–Jan 1980
5-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974
Aug 1979–Jan 1980
6-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974
Jul 1979–Jan 1980
7-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1956
Jun 1979–Jan 1980
8-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1956
May 1979–Jan 1980
9-Month
22.00"
(558.80mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Ties: 1923
Apr 1979–Jan 1980
10-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Ties: 1989
Mar 1979–Jan 1980
11-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Feb 1979–Jan 1980
12-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Ties: 2020
Aug 1978–Jan 1980
18-Month
45.61"
(1,158.49mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
-4.86"
(-123.45mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1997
Feb 1978–Jan 1980
24-Month
59.56"
(1,512.82mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1997
Feb 1977–Jan 1980
36-Month
94.13"
(2,390.90mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Feb 1976–Jan 1980
48-Month
115.71"
(2,939.03mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
-12.64"
(-321.06mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1937 1932
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1999
Feb 1975–Jan 1980
60-Month
152.63"
(3,876.80mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-7.67"
(-194.82mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1979 1933
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/