Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1904
Ties: 2006
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1994 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1904
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1997 2001
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1904
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Ties: 1967
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
28.12"
(714.25mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
35.61"
(904.49mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
79.54"
(2,020.32mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
120.83"
(3,069.08mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
24.48"
(621.79mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
155.05"
(3,938.27mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1932
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
183.81"
(4,668.77mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
23.47"
(596.13mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 1933
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/