Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1953
1-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1904
Ties: 1947
Feb–Mar 1953
2-Month
6.46"
(164.08mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1904
Jan–Mar 1953
3-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1904
Dec 1952–Mar 1953
4-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Nov 1952–Mar 1953
5-Month
22.12"
(561.85mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1974
Ties: 1989
Oct 1952–Mar 1953
6-Month
22.52"
(572.01mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Sep 1952–Mar 1953
7-Month
23.11"
(586.99mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Aug 1952–Mar 1953
8-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Jul 1952–Mar 1953
9-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Jun 1952–Mar 1953
10-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
May 1952–Mar 1953
11-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1974
Apr 1952–Mar 1953
12-Month
29.66"
(753.36mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Oct 1951–Mar 1953
18-Month
54.68"
(1,388.87mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Apr 1951–Mar 1953
24-Month
61.20"
(1,554.48mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Apr 1950–Mar 1953
36-Month
98.97"
(2,513.84mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999
Apr 1949–Mar 1953
48-Month
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1948 1932
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999
Apr 1948–Mar 1953
60-Month
169.13"
(4,295.90mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
8.79"
(223.26mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1933
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/