Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1994 1914
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1968
Ties: 1897, 1949, 1974
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1994 1917, 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Ties: 1970
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1949 1919
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1994 1919
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1948
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993
Ties: 1913
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
12.03"
(305.56mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1904
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
23.73"
(602.74mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1924
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
29.90"
(759.46mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
6.11"
(155.19mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1924
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1997
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
28.14"
(714.76mm)
8.54"
(216.91mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
39.53"
(1,004.06mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
8.83"
(224.28mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1997
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
55.72"
(1,415.29mm)
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
78.76"
(2,000.50mm)
64.27"
(1,632.46mm)
14.49"
(368.04mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
100.82"
(2,560.83mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
135.85"
(3,450.59mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
161.12"
(4,092.45mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1933
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/