Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1965
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1962 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1973
Ties: 1954, 1968
Feb–Mar 1965
2-Month
4.32"
(109.73mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Jan–Mar 1965
3-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1963 1910
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Ties: 1933
Dec 1964–Mar 1965
4-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1964 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983, 1998
Ties: 1982
Nov 1964–Mar 1965
5-Month
12.37"
(314.20mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1964–Mar 1965
6-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Sep 1964–Mar 1965
7-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1964–Mar 1965
8-Month
19.14"
(486.16mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1964–Mar 1965
9-Month
21.75"
(552.45mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1964–Mar 1965
10-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
May 1964–Mar 1965
11-Month
26.81"
(680.97mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Apr 1964–Mar 1965
12-Month
30.10"
(764.54mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Oct 1963–Mar 1965
18-Month
42.02"
(1,067.31mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1974
Ties: 1914
Apr 1963–Mar 1965
24-Month
56.85"
(1,443.99mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1964 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1998
Apr 1962–Mar 1965
36-Month
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Apr 1961–Mar 1965
48-Month
115.05"
(2,922.27mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Apr 1960–Mar 1965
60-Month
144.25"
(3,663.95mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/