Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1912

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1912
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1911 1910
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Ties: 1980
Feb–Mar 1912
2-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1911 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1998
Ties: 1905
Jan–Mar 1912
3-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1911 1910
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Ties: 1999
Dec 1911–Mar 1912
4-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1911 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983, 1998
Nov 1911–Mar 1912
5-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Oct 1911–Mar 1912
6-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Sep 1911–Mar 1912
7-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Aug 1911–Mar 1912
8-Month
20.60"
(523.24mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jul 1911–Mar 1912
9-Month
23.46"
(595.88mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jun 1911–Mar 1912
10-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
May 1911–Mar 1912
11-Month
27.63"
(701.80mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Ties: 1938
Apr 1911–Mar 1912
12-Month
30.48"
(774.19mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2016
Oct 1910–Mar 1912
18-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1911 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1974
Apr 1910–Mar 1912
24-Month
56.39"
(1,432.31mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1911 1955
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Apr 1909–Mar 1912
36-Month
85.03"
(2,159.76mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1955
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1998
Apr 1908–Mar 1912
48-Month
115.85"
(2,942.59mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Apr 1907–Mar 1912
60-Month
146.58"
(3,723.13mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/