Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1954
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1973
Ties: 1965, 1968
Feb–Mar 1954
2-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Jan–Mar 1954
3-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Dec 1953–Mar 1954
4-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983, 1998
Ties: 2009
Nov 1953–Mar 1954
5-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Ties: 1968
Oct 1953–Mar 1954
6-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Sep 1953–Mar 1954
7-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1953–Mar 1954
8-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1953–Mar 1954
9-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1953–Mar 1954
10-Month
20.97"
(532.64mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
May 1953–Mar 1954
11-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Apr 1953–Mar 1954
12-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.77"
(-70.35mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Oct 1952–Mar 1954
18-Month
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-4.04"
(-102.61mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Apr 1952–Mar 1954
24-Month
53.47"
(1,358.14mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Ties: 1935
Apr 1951–Mar 1954
36-Month
84.88"
(2,155.95mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-4.99"
(-126.75mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Apr 1950–Mar 1954
48-Month
114.88"
(2,917.95mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Apr 1949–Mar 1954
60-Month
145.23"
(3,688.84mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/