Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1987 1895
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1936
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1987 1917, 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1947
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Ties: 2006
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1987 1939
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
18.58"
(471.93mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
23.10"
(586.74mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1950
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
27.75"
(704.85mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
32.10"
(815.34mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
33.47"
(850.14mm)
41.48"
(1,053.59mm)
-8.01"
(-203.45mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
52.25"
(1,327.15mm)
64.23"
(1,631.44mm)
-11.98"
(-304.29mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
83.60"
(2,123.44mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-12.71"
(-322.83mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1932 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
112.74"
(2,863.60mm)
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
-15.64"
(-397.25mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
152.12"
(3,863.85mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-8.25"
(-209.55mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1932
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/