Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
11.13"
(282.70mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 1923
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
15.76"
(400.30mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 2013
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
17.72"
(450.09mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1907
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
21.23"
(539.24mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
23.08"
(586.23mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
8.39"
(213.10mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
8.99"
(228.34mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
46.30"
(1,176.02mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
66.56"
(1,690.62mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
14.27"
(362.45mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
91.60"
(2,326.64mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 2015
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
104.10"
(2,644.14mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
17.27"
(438.66mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1933
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/