Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1953
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1965
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
15.41"
(391.41mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Ties: 1968
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
16.55"
(420.37mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1974
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-1.83"
(-46.49mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1956
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1956
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Ties: 1980
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Ties: 1961, 1975
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
42.66"
(1,083.56mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
-7.81"
(-198.38mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
55.87"
(1,419.10mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-8.41"
(-213.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1997
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
87.77"
(2,229.36mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-8.54"
(-216.91mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
115.86"
(2,942.84mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
-12.49"
(-317.25mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1980 1932
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1999
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
150.41"
(3,820.41mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-9.89"
(-251.21mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 1933
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/