Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2016
1-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1904
Feb–Mar 2016
2-Month
7.96"
(202.18mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2015 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1904
Jan–Mar 2016
3-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2015 2001
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1904
Dec 2015–Mar 2016
4-Month
21.33"
(541.78mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Nov 2015–Mar 2016
5-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Oct 2015–Mar 2016
6-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Sep 2015–Mar 2016
7-Month
29.22"
(742.19mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Aug 2015–Mar 2016
8-Month
29.99"
(761.75mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
4.81"
(122.18mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Jul 2015–Mar 2016
9-Month
30.86"
(783.84mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Jun 2015–Mar 2016
10-Month
31.41"
(797.81mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1974
May 2015–Mar 2016
11-Month
33.64"
(854.46mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1974
Apr 2015–Mar 2016
12-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1997
Oct 2014–Mar 2016
18-Month
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1997
Apr 2014–Mar 2016
24-Month
66.25"
(1,682.75mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1997
Apr 2013–Mar 2016
36-Month
97.64"
(2,480.06mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1999
Apr 2012–Mar 2016
48-Month
128.53"
(3,264.66mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2015 1932
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1999
Apr 2011–Mar 2016
60-Month
162.39"
(4,124.71mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1933
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1999

Citing This Page

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