Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1953
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1965
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
19.03"
(483.36mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1956
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
27.95"
(709.93mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
7.19"
(182.63mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1956
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
30.21"
(767.33mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
33.39"
(848.11mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
38.07"
(966.98mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
61.38"
(1,559.05mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
10.91"
(277.11mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
73.28"
(1,861.31mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
101.90"
(2,588.26mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
129.59"
(3,291.59mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1932
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
160.25"
(4,070.35mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1995 1933
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2000

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/