Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1904
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1904
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1994 2001
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1904
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
23.31"
(592.07mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
7.27"
(184.65mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
32.76"
(832.10mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
34.18"
(868.17mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
9.81"
(249.17mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
35.09"
(891.29mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
9.18"
(233.18mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
36.07"
(916.18mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
43.93"
(1,115.82mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
11.79"
(299.46mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
73.71"
(1,872.23mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
18.62"
(472.94mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
85.22"
(2,164.59mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
20.92"
(531.37mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
119.44"
(3,033.78mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
148.20"
(3,764.28mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
19.83"
(503.68mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1932
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
177.65"
(4,512.31mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1933
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/