Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1904
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1904
Ties: 1940
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1904
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
26.52"
(673.61mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
2.23"
(56.65mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
32.08"
(814.83mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
34.81"
(884.17mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
55.13"
(1,400.30mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
65.46"
(1,662.68mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
99.65"
(2,531.11mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
133.16"
(3,382.26mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 1932
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
163.78"
(4,160.01mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1955 1933
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 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/