Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1960
1-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1904
Feb–Mar 1960
2-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1904
Jan–Mar 1960
3-Month
11.95"
(303.53mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1955 2001
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1904
Ties: 1933
Dec 1959–Mar 1960
4-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Ties: 1935
Nov 1959–Mar 1960
5-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Oct 1959–Mar 1960
6-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Ties: 1981
Sep 1959–Mar 1960
7-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Aug 1959–Mar 1960
8-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jul 1959–Mar 1960
9-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jun 1959–Mar 1960
10-Month
26.41"
(670.81mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
May 1959–Mar 1960
11-Month
28.87"
(733.30mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Apr 1959–Mar 1960
12-Month
30.65"
(778.51mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Oct 1958–Mar 1960
18-Month
54.78"
(1,391.41mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Apr 1958–Mar 1960
24-Month
64.84"
(1,646.94mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Apr 1957–Mar 1960
36-Month
98.35"
(2,498.09mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999
Apr 1956–Mar 1960
48-Month
128.97"
(3,275.84mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1955 1932
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999
Apr 1955–Mar 1960
60-Month
171.21"
(4,348.73mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
10.87"
(276.09mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1959 1933
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 16, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/