Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1909

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1909
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1908 1910
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1973
Ties: 1981
Feb–Mar 1909
2-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1908 1910
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1998
Ties: 1958
Jan–Mar 1909
3-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1908 1910
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Dec 1908–Mar 1909
4-Month
9.56"
(242.82mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1908 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983, 1998
Nov 1908–Mar 1909
5-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1983
Oct 1908–Mar 1909
6-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1983
Ties: 1989
Sep 1908–Mar 1909
7-Month
15.09"
(383.29mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Aug 1908–Mar 1909
8-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jul 1908–Mar 1909
9-Month
20.98"
(532.89mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Ties: 1966
Jun 1908–Mar 1909
10-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
May 1908–Mar 1909
11-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Ties: 1948
Apr 1908–Mar 1909
12-Month
30.82"
(782.83mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1908 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2016
Oct 1907–Mar 1909
18-Month
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1974
Apr 1907–Mar 1909
24-Month
61.55"
(1,563.37mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1906 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Ties: 1950
Apr 1906–Mar 1909
36-Month
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1907 1955
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Ties: 2006
Apr 1905–Mar 1909
48-Month
126.54"
(3,214.12mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
6.78"
(172.22mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1908 1957
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1904–Mar 1909
60-Month
154.62"
(3,927.35mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1908 1957
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/