Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1953
1-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Ties: 2000
Feb–Mar 1953
2-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1923 1923
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1938
Jan–Mar 1953
3-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Ties: 1946
Dec 1952–Mar 1953
4-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1907
Nov 1952–Mar 1953
5-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Oct 1952–Mar 1953
6-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Sep 1952–Mar 1953
7-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Aug 1952–Mar 1953
8-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jul 1952–Mar 1953
9-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jun 1952–Mar 1953
10-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
May 1952–Mar 1953
11-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Apr 1952–Mar 1953
12-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Oct 1951–Mar 1953
18-Month
35.03"
(889.76mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Apr 1951–Mar 1953
24-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Apr 1950–Mar 1953
36-Month
55.58"
(1,411.73mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1984
Apr 1949–Mar 1953
48-Month
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Apr 1948–Mar 1953
60-Month
85.52"
(2,172.21mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1952 1933
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/