Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1994 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1904
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1904
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 2001
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1904
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1997
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
22.95"
(582.93mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
31.00"
(787.40mm)
24.37"
(619.00mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1974
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1974
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
25.91"
(658.11mm)
7.28"
(184.92mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1974
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
35.85"
(910.59mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
38.11"
(967.99mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1974
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
41.29"
(1,048.77mm)
32.14"
(816.36mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
68.09"
(1,729.49mm)
55.09"
(1,399.29mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1997
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
75.51"
(1,917.95mm)
64.30"
(1,633.22mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
104.27"
(2,648.46mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
133.72"
(3,396.49mm)
128.37"
(3,260.60mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1932
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
161.56"
(4,103.62mm)
160.34"
(4,072.64mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1933
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 3, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/