Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1953
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
10.32"
(262.13mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1974
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1956
Ties: 1985
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1956
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
22.51"
(571.75mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Ties: 2005
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-4.04"
(-102.61mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
45.17"
(1,147.32mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
62.64"
(1,591.06mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
102.90"
(2,613.66mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
140.49"
(3,568.45mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1983 1932
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
179.51"
(4,559.55mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
19.21"
(487.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1983 1933
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/