Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1977 1923
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1938
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 2013
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1995
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1907
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
35.94"
(912.88mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
54.20"
(1,376.68mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
79.13"
(2,009.90mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
9.59"
(243.58mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1980 2015
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1980 1933
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/