Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, March 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1959
1-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1916
Ties: 1922
Feb–Mar 1959
2-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
8.89"
(225.81mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1904
Jan–Mar 1959
3-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1985
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1961
Dec 1958–Mar 1959
4-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1999
Ties: 1933
Nov 1958–Mar 1959
5-Month
32.79"
(832.87mm)
27.60"
(701.04mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1999
Oct 1958–Mar 1959
6-Month
36.55"
(928.37mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Sep 1958–Mar 1959
7-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
33.24"
(844.30mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Aug 1958–Mar 1959
8-Month
38.88"
(987.55mm)
34.27"
(870.46mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Jul 1958–Mar 1959
9-Month
39.40"
(1,000.76mm)
35.17"
(893.32mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Jun 1958–Mar 1959
10-Month
41.39"
(1,051.31mm)
37.06"
(941.32mm)
4.33"
(109.99mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
May 1958–Mar 1959
11-Month
42.51"
(1,079.75mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Apr 1958–Mar 1959
12-Month
47.21"
(1,199.13mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
5.07"
(128.77mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Oct 1957–Mar 1959
18-Month
77.93"
(1,979.42mm)
73.44"
(1,865.38mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Apr 1957–Mar 1959
24-Month
87.89"
(2,232.41mm)
84.34"
(2,142.24mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Ties: 1973
Apr 1956–Mar 1959
36-Month
126.97"
(3,225.04mm)
126.42"
(3,211.07mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999
Apr 1955–Mar 1959
48-Month
182.63"
(4,638.80mm)
168.48"
(4,279.39mm)
14.15"
(359.41mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999
Apr 1954–Mar 1959
60-Month
221.69"
(5,630.93mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
11.23"
(285.25mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/