Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1995
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
6.46"
(164.08mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1923
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1938
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1995
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1907
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
35.09"
(891.29mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
51.88"
(1,317.75mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
69.80"
(1,772.92mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1968 2015
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
93.35"
(2,371.09mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1933
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 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/