Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1898
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1904
Feb–Mar 1898
2-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1904
Jan–Mar 1898
3-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 2001
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1904
Ties: 1981
Dec 1897–Mar 1898
4-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Ties: 1981
Nov 1897–Mar 1898
5-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Oct 1897–Mar 1898
6-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Sep 1897–Mar 1898
7-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Aug 1897–Mar 1898
8-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Jul 1897–Mar 1898
9-Month
26.60"
(675.64mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Jun 1897–Mar 1898
10-Month
29.07"
(738.38mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
May 1897–Mar 1898
11-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Apr 1897–Mar 1898
12-Month
32.22"
(818.39mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Oct 1896–Mar 1898
18-Month
60.43"
(1,534.92mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
5.34"
(135.63mm)
104th Driest Driest to Date 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Apr 1896–Mar 1898
24-Month
71.96"
(1,827.78mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1895–Mar 1898
36-Month
102.20"
(2,595.88mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
99th Driest Driest to Date 1931
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/