Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1954
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1990
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1932
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
7.09"
(180.09mm)
12.08"
(306.83mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1932
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
14.78"
(375.41mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
20.92"
(531.37mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
27.64"
(702.06mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
31.70"
(805.18mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1935
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
30.25"
(768.35mm)
34.94"
(887.48mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
45.43"
(1,153.92mm)
49.76"
(1,263.90mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
64.66"
(1,642.36mm)
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
103.21"
(2,621.53mm)
104.87"
(2,663.70mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
Ties: 2012
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
140.79"
(3,576.07mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
169.49"
(4,305.05mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
-4.97"
(-126.23mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020

Citing This Page

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