Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1904
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1904
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1904
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
17.40"
(441.96mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
17.64"
(448.06mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
18.08"
(459.23mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
20.96"
(532.38mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-6.67"
(-169.42mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-6.40"
(-162.56mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
24.91"
(632.71mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-7.23"
(-183.65mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
43.75"
(1,111.25mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
-11.34"
(-288.04mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
53.60"
(1,361.44mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
-10.70"
(-271.78mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
85.70"
(2,176.78mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-10.65"
(-270.51mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
118.18"
(3,001.77mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-10.19"
(-258.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1980 1932
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1933
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/