2013 Weather in Review: Driest year, wettest month, 2nd coldest day

2013 Weather in Review: Driest year, wettest month, 2nd coldest day
Winter, spring, summer or fall, Eugene had hardly any rain at all.

EUGENE, Ore. - 2013 finished as the driest year on record for Eugene with 21.19 inches of rain. This breaks the old record of 23.26 inches set in 1944.

A third of 2013's rain fell in September, the wettest September on record for Eugene.

Here's a month-by-month look at Eugene's weather in 2013, including new weather records, as compiled by the National Weather Service and this website's staff. Photographs posted by KVAL YouNews reporters during each month accompany the statistics.