Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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West 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
1.35"
(34.29mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1994 1984
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1995
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2002 2014
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1956
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 2014
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1914
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
8.43"
(214.12mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2002 2014
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1997
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
8.93"
(226.82mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1991
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1997
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2002 1991
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1997
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2001 1991
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1914
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2001 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1914
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2002 2014
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1914
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2001 2014
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1914
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2001 2014
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
-4.09"
(-103.88mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1991 2014
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
22.45"
(570.23mm)
26.77"
(679.96mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2001 2014
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
29.57"
(751.08mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
-5.29"
(-134.36mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1992 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
45.43"
(1,153.92mm)
52.17"
(1,325.12mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1992 1991
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
59.95"
(1,522.73mm)
69.49"
(1,765.05mm)
-9.54"
(-242.32mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1992 1992
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
86.74"
(2,203.20mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1995 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984

Citing This Page

  • 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/