Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1904
Ties: 1977
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1904
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1898 2001
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1904
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
22.06"
(560.32mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
52nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
23.99"
(609.35mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
24.59"
(624.59mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
29.86"
(758.44mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-2.28"
(-57.92mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
53.47"
(1,358.14mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
50th Driest Driest to Date 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
62.08"
(1,576.83mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1997
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
101.82"
(2,586.23mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
98th Driest Driest to Date 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1999
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
132.06"
(3,354.32mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
3.69"
(93.72mm)
85th Driest Driest to Date 1932
38th 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 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/