Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1904
Ties: 1927
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1904
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1969 2001
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1904
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Ties: 1896
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
22.86"
(580.64mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
25.38"
(644.65mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
27.90"
(708.66mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
31.90"
(810.26mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
57.80"
(1,468.12mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
68.06"
(1,728.72mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1997
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
98.29"
(2,496.57mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1999
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
129.34"
(3,285.24mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1932
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1999
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
159.29"
(4,045.97mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1933
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 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/