Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1904
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1904
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1904
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
-4.16"
(-105.66mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
Ties: 1979
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
20.49"
(520.45mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-4.69"
(-119.12mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
21.18"
(537.97mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
24.59"
(624.59mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-5.19"
(-131.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1974
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
55.61"
(1,412.49mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
65.93"
(1,674.62mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
103.26"
(2,622.80mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
135.16"
(3,433.06mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
6.79"
(172.46mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
171.32"
(4,351.53mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1933
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/