Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1941
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1973
Feb–Mar 1941
2-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1930 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1998
Jan–Mar 1941
3-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1910
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1998
Dec 1940–Mar 1941
4-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983, 1998
Ties: 1904
Nov 1940–Mar 1941
5-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Ties: 1899
Oct 1940–Mar 1941
6-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Sep 1940–Mar 1941
7-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Aug 1940–Mar 1941
8-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jul 1940–Mar 1941
9-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jun 1940–Mar 1941
10-Month
23.91"
(607.31mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
May 1940–Mar 1941
11-Month
26.13"
(663.70mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1940–Mar 1941
12-Month
29.17"
(740.92mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Oct 1939–Mar 1941
18-Month
40.82"
(1,036.83mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Apr 1939–Mar 1941
24-Month
55.19"
(1,401.83mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Apr 1938–Mar 1941
36-Month
84.60"
(2,148.84mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1936 1955
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Apr 1937–Mar 1941
48-Month
114.91"
(2,918.71mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1936–Mar 1941
60-Month
142.61"
(3,622.29mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
-7.01"
(-178.06mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/