Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1959
1-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1904
Feb–Mar 1959
2-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1904
Jan–Mar 1959
3-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1957 2001
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1904
Dec 1958–Mar 1959
4-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Nov 1958–Mar 1959
5-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Oct 1958–Mar 1959
6-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Sep 1958–Mar 1959
7-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Ties: 1935
Aug 1958–Mar 1959
8-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Jul 1958–Mar 1959
9-Month
26.53"
(673.86mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Jun 1958–Mar 1959
10-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
May 1958–Mar 1959
11-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Apr 1958–Mar 1959
12-Month
34.19"
(868.43mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Oct 1957–Mar 1959
18-Month
58.61"
(1,488.69mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Apr 1957–Mar 1959
24-Month
67.70"
(1,719.58mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Apr 1956–Mar 1959
36-Month
98.32"
(2,497.33mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999
Apr 1955–Mar 1959
48-Month
140.56"
(3,570.22mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
12.19"
(309.62mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1958 1932
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Apr 1954–Mar 1959
60-Month
167.31"
(4,249.67mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
6.97"
(177.03mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1957 1933
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/