Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1923
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1938
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1923 2013
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1995
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1907
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Ties: 1913
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
-4.04"
(-102.62mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
27.85"
(707.39mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-3.93"
(-99.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
48.88"
(1,241.55mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
72.43"
(1,839.72mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1968 2015
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
89.93"
(2,284.22mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1933
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/