Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1953
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1965
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-2.97"
(-75.43mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1956
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1956
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
18.60"
(472.44mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-4.31"
(-109.47mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
24.32"
(617.73mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
26.81"
(680.97mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
46.73"
(1,186.94mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
57.45"
(1,459.23mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
-6.83"
(-173.48mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Ties: 1920
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
81.54"
(2,071.12mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-14.77"
(-375.15mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1998
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
114.83"
(2,916.68mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
-13.52"
(-343.41mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1937 1932
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
153.48"
(3,898.39mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1995 1933
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2000

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/