Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1895
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
114th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–Mar 1895
2-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
124th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Mar 1895
3-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Ties: 1923, 1926, 1957

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/