Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

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
3.43"
(87.12mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2021 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1916
Feb–Mar 2022
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
8.89"
(225.81mm)
-2.28"
(-57.92mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2019 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1904
Jan–Mar 2022
3-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2019 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1961
Dec 2021–Mar 2022
4-Month
19.57"
(497.08mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2019 2001
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1999
Nov 2021–Mar 2022
5-Month
28.80"
(731.52mm)
27.60"
(701.04mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1999
Oct 2021–Mar 2022
6-Month
34.06"
(865.12mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1974
Ties: 1925
Sep 2021–Mar 2022
7-Month
37.18"
(944.37mm)
33.24"
(844.30mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1974
Aug 2021–Mar 2022
8-Month
37.86"
(961.64mm)
34.27"
(870.46mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1974
Jul 2021–Mar 2022
9-Month
37.92"
(963.17mm)
35.17"
(893.32mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1974
Jun 2021–Mar 2022
10-Month
39.32"
(998.73mm)
37.06"
(941.32mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2021 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1974
May 2021–Mar 2022
11-Month
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
39.31"
(998.47mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2020 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1974
Apr 2021–Mar 2022
12-Month
41.54"
(1,055.12mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2020 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1997
Oct 2020–Mar 2022
18-Month
73.53"
(1,867.66mm)
73.44"
(1,865.38mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1997
Apr 2020–Mar 2022
24-Month
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
84.34"
(2,142.24mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1997
Apr 2019–Mar 2022
36-Month
125.39"
(3,184.91mm)
126.42"
(3,211.07mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1999
Apr 2018–Mar 2022
48-Month
161.30"
(4,097.02mm)
168.48"
(4,279.39mm)
-7.18"
(-182.37mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2006 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1999
Apr 2017–Mar 2022
60-Month
206.11"
(5,235.19mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2009 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/