Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, March 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1897
1-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
Feb–Mar 1897
2-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
8.89"
(225.81mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1904
Jan–Mar 1897
3-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1961
Dec 1896–Mar 1897
4-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
93rd Driest Driest to Date 2001
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1999
Nov 1896–Mar 1897
5-Month
35.16"
(893.06mm)
27.60"
(701.04mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Oct 1896–Mar 1897
6-Month
37.97"
(964.44mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Sep 1896–Mar 1897
7-Month
39.32"
(998.73mm)
33.24"
(844.30mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1896–Mar 1897
8-Month
40.37"
(1,025.40mm)
34.27"
(870.46mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1896–Mar 1897
9-Month
40.59"
(1,030.99mm)
35.17"
(893.32mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1896–Mar 1897
10-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
37.06"
(941.32mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
May 1896–Mar 1897
11-Month
45.36"
(1,152.14mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Apr 1896–Mar 1897
12-Month
49.58"
(1,259.33mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Oct 1895–Mar 1897
18-Month
78.28"
(1,988.31mm)
73.44"
(1,865.38mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
88th Driest Driest to Date 1930
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1895–Mar 1897
24-Month
88.38"
(2,244.85mm)
84.34"
(2,142.24mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
84th Driest Driest to Date 1930
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997

Citing This Page

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