Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1916
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
8.89"
(225.81mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1904
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1961
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 2001
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
27.60"
(701.04mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1999
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
33.63"
(854.20mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
35.73"
(907.54mm)
33.24"
(844.30mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
34.27"
(870.46mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
37.54"
(953.52mm)
35.17"
(893.32mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
40.83"
(1,037.08mm)
37.06"
(941.32mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1974
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
41.49"
(1,053.85mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
2.18"
(55.38mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
44.28"
(1,124.71mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
73.98"
(1,879.09mm)
73.44"
(1,865.38mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
83.93"
(2,131.82mm)
84.34"
(2,142.24mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
129.63"
(3,292.60mm)
126.42"
(3,211.07mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1999
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
167.18"
(4,246.37mm)
168.48"
(4,279.39mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1999
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
197.76"
(5,023.10mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
-12.70"
(-322.58mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999

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/