Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1904
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1904
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 2001
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1904
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
33.96"
(862.58mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
36.06"
(915.92mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
38.46"
(976.88mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
6.32"
(160.52mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
66.90"
(1,699.26mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
75.79"
(1,925.07mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
107.69"
(2,735.33mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
143.85"
(3,653.79mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
15.48"
(393.19mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 1932
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
174.08"
(4,421.63mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
13.74"
(348.99mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1933
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/