Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1904
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1904
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
12.50"
(317.50mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1904
Ties: 1897
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
24.37"
(619.00mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
28.33"
(719.58mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-3.81"
(-96.78mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
52.64"
(1,337.06mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
60.61"
(1,539.49mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
-3.69"
(-93.73mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
81.99"
(2,082.55mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-14.36"
(-364.74mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1932 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
111.90"
(2,842.26mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
-16.47"
(-418.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1932 1932
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
153.58"
(3,900.93mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
-6.76"
(-171.71mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1933
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 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/