Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1955 1954
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1973
Ties: 2009
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1990
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
12.08"
(306.83mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1932
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
14.78"
(375.41mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
16.00"
(406.40mm)
20.92"
(531.37mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-4.81"
(-122.18mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
22.26"
(565.40mm)
27.64"
(702.06mm)
-5.38"
(-136.66mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1987
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
31.70"
(805.18mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
49.76"
(1,263.90mm)
-7.46"
(-189.48mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
56.83"
(1,443.48mm)
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
-13.08"
(-332.23mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2017
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
85.73"
(2,177.54mm)
104.87"
(2,663.70mm)
-19.14"
(-486.16mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1975
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
113.52"
(2,883.41mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
-26.19"
(-665.22mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
145.50"
(3,695.70mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
-28.96"
(-735.58mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/