Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1930

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1930
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1925 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1973
Ties: 1955, 1986
Feb–Mar 1930
2-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1910
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Jan–Mar 1930
3-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1928 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1929–Mar 1930
4-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983, 1998
Nov 1929–Mar 1930
5-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Ties: 1966
Oct 1929–Mar 1930
6-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Sep 1929–Mar 1930
7-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1929 1918
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 1990
Aug 1929–Mar 1930
8-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1929–Mar 1930
9-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1929–Mar 1930
10-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1896
May 1929–Mar 1930
11-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Apr 1929–Mar 1930
12-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2016
Oct 1928–Mar 1930
18-Month
42.57"
(1,081.28mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Apr 1928–Mar 1930
24-Month
60.44"
(1,535.18mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1927 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Apr 1927–Mar 1930
36-Month
90.93"
(2,309.62mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Apr 1926–Mar 1930
48-Month
122.23"
(3,104.64mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1929 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Apr 1925–Mar 1930
60-Month
150.28"
(3,817.11mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1929 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/