Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1953
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1965
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Ties: 1961
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
13.03"
(330.96mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-4.23"
(-107.45mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1956
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1956
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-5.41"
(-137.42mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-5.89"
(-149.60mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
42.19"
(1,071.63mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
-8.28"
(-210.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
58.14"
(1,476.76mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-6.14"
(-155.95mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
86.23"
(2,190.24mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-10.08"
(-256.03mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
120.78"
(3,067.81mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
-7.57"
(-192.28mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1980 1932
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
161.04"
(4,090.42mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 1933
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/