Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2022

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2022
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1995
Ties: 1932
Feb–Mar 2022
2-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1923
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1938
Jan–Mar 2022
3-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
-6.59"
(-167.38mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2022 2022
128th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1995
Dec 2021–Mar 2022
4-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1907
Ties: 1947
Nov 2021–Mar 2022
5-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1983
Oct 2021–Mar 2022
6-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Sep 2021–Mar 2022
7-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Aug 2021–Mar 2022
8-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Jul 2021–Mar 2022
9-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-4.08"
(-103.64mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Ties: 1913
Jun 2021–Mar 2022
10-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
-4.43"
(-112.53mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
May 2021–Mar 2022
11-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-5.01"
(-127.25mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Apr 2021–Mar 2022
12-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Oct 2020–Mar 2022
18-Month
18.90"
(480.06mm)
30.93"
(785.62mm)
-12.03"
(-305.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1983
Apr 2020–Mar 2022
24-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
-13.02"
(-330.71mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2022 2022
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1983
Apr 2019–Mar 2022
36-Month
35.95"
(913.13mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
-16.34"
(-415.04mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2022 2022
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1984
Apr 2018–Mar 2022
48-Month
56.77"
(1,441.96mm)
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
-12.77"
(-324.36mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2015 2015
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1998
Apr 2017–Mar 2022
60-Month
70.25"
(1,784.35mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-16.58"
(-421.13mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2016 1933
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/