Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2015
1-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2008 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1995
Ties: 1959
Feb–Mar 2015
2-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2013 1923
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1938
Jan–Mar 2015
3-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1995
Dec 2014–Mar 2015
4-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1907
Nov 2014–Mar 2015
5-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Oct 2014–Mar 2015
6-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Sep 2014–Mar 2015
7-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-3.64"
(-92.45mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Aug 2014–Mar 2015
8-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Ties: 1918
Jul 2014–Mar 2015
9-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jun 2014–Mar 2015
10-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Ties: 2001
May 2014–Mar 2015
11-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-3.82"
(-97.02mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Ties: 1930, 1959
Apr 2014–Mar 2015
12-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Oct 2013–Mar 2015
18-Month
20.72"
(526.29mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
-10.21"
(-259.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Apr 2013–Mar 2015
24-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-10.67"
(-271.02mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Apr 2012–Mar 2015
36-Month
37.75"
(958.85mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
-14.54"
(-369.32mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1984
Apr 2011–Mar 2015
48-Month
51.12"
(1,298.45mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
-18.42"
(-467.87mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2015
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Apr 2010–Mar 2015
60-Month
73.80"
(1,874.52mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-13.03"
(-330.96mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1992 1933
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1999
Ties: 1990

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/