Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1923 1923
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1938
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1984 2013
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
-3.48"
(-88.40mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Ties: 1918
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Ties: 1947
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
22.70"
(576.58mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
-8.23"
(-209.04mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
26.34"
(669.04mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-8.55"
(-217.17mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
46.48"
(1,180.59mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
-5.81"
(-147.58mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
63.17"
(1,604.52mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1977 2015
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
83.76"
(2,127.50mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1979 1933
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/