Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2015 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1953
Ties: 1934
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1965
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1974
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1997
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
21.26"
(540.00mm)
17.50"
(444.50mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1974
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
22.03"
(559.56mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1974
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1956
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1956
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1997
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
25.27"
(641.86mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1997
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
28.53"
(724.66mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1997
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
32.13"
(816.10mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1997
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
51.86"
(1,317.24mm)
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1997
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
69.09"
(1,754.89mm)
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
4.81"
(122.18mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1997
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
96.31"
(2,446.27mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1998
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
129.98"
(3,301.49mm)
128.35"
(3,260.09mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2012 1932
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1999
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
163.38"
(4,149.85mm)
160.30"
(4,071.62mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2014 1933
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2000
Ties: 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/