Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1945
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1944 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Feb–Mar 1945
2-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1944 1910
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Jan–Mar 1945
3-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1910
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Dec 1944–Mar 1945
4-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983, 1998
Nov 1944–Mar 1945
5-Month
12.41"
(315.21mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Ties: 1938
Oct 1944–Mar 1945
6-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1983
Sep 1944–Mar 1945
7-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Aug 1944–Mar 1945
8-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1944–Mar 1945
9-Month
21.41"
(543.81mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Ties: 1990
Jun 1944–Mar 1945
10-Month
24.42"
(620.27mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
May 1944–Mar 1945
11-Month
27.42"
(696.47mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Apr 1944–Mar 1945
12-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2016
Oct 1943–Mar 1945
18-Month
43.37"
(1,101.60mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1974
Apr 1943–Mar 1945
24-Month
58.74"
(1,492.00mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Apr 1942–Mar 1945
36-Month
90.39"
(2,295.91mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1942 1955
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Apr 1941–Mar 1945
48-Month
123.30"
(3,131.82mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Apr 1940–Mar 1945
60-Month
152.47"
(3,872.74mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019

Citing This Page

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