Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1979 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1904
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1904
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 2001
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1904
Ties: 1898
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1997
Ties: 1898
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Ties: 1960
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1974
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
29.01"
(736.85mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
31.39"
(797.31mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1997
Ties: 2014
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
54.46"
(1,383.28mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1997
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
62.85"
(1,596.39mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1997
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
92.38"
(2,346.45mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1999
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
127.24"
(3,231.90mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1980 1932
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1999
Ties: 2015
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
146.90"
(3,731.26mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-13.44"
(-341.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1937 1933
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/