Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1904
Ties: 1986
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1904
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1947 2001
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1904
Ties: 1912
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
18.70"
(474.98mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Ties: 1945
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
24.49"
(622.05mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
25.99"
(660.15mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
26.56"
(674.62mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Ties: 1903
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
27.39"
(695.71mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1974
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
31.90"
(810.26mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
33.96"
(862.58mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
56.18"
(1,426.97mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1997
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
64.02"
(1,626.11mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
100.01"
(2,540.25mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1999
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
129.78"
(3,296.41mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1932
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1999
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
153.57"
(3,900.68mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1945 1933
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/