Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, March 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1986
1-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1916
Feb–Mar 1986
2-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
8.89"
(225.81mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1904
Ties: 1937
Jan–Mar 1986
3-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1961
Dec 1985–Mar 1986
4-Month
18.67"
(474.22mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999
Nov 1985–Mar 1986
5-Month
23.26"
(590.80mm)
27.60"
(701.04mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999
Oct 1985–Mar 1986
6-Month
29.43"
(747.52mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Sep 1985–Mar 1986
7-Month
32.19"
(817.63mm)
33.24"
(844.30mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Aug 1985–Mar 1986
8-Month
33.03"
(838.96mm)
34.27"
(870.46mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Jul 1985–Mar 1986
9-Month
33.23"
(844.04mm)
35.17"
(893.32mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Jun 1985–Mar 1986
10-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
37.06"
(941.32mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
May 1985–Mar 1986
11-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Apr 1985–Mar 1986
12-Month
39.36"
(999.74mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
-2.78"
(-70.62mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Oct 1984–Mar 1986
18-Month
65.00"
(1,651.00mm)
73.44"
(1,865.38mm)
-8.44"
(-214.38mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Apr 1984–Mar 1986
24-Month
78.97"
(2,005.84mm)
84.34"
(2,142.24mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Apr 1983–Mar 1986
36-Month
125.20"
(3,180.08mm)
126.42"
(3,211.07mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999
Apr 1982–Mar 1986
48-Month
174.30"
(4,427.22mm)
168.48"
(4,279.39mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999
Apr 1981–Mar 1986
60-Month
225.80"
(5,735.32mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/