Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2014
1-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1973
Feb–Mar 2014
2-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Jan–Mar 2014
3-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2009 1910
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Dec 2013–Mar 2014
4-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983, 1998
Nov 2013–Mar 2014
5-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Oct 2013–Mar 2014
6-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Ties: 1902
Sep 2013–Mar 2014
7-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 1966
Aug 2013–Mar 2014
8-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jul 2013–Mar 2014
9-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1915, 2009
Jun 2013–Mar 2014
10-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May 2013–Mar 2014
11-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Apr 2013–Mar 2014
12-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2016
Oct 2012–Mar 2014
18-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Apr 2012–Mar 2014
24-Month
57.77"
(1,467.36mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1955
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Apr 2011–Mar 2014
36-Month
88.14"
(2,238.76mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2003 1955
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2020
Apr 2010–Mar 2014
48-Month
119.12"
(3,025.65mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2009 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Apr 2009–Mar 2014
60-Month
152.50"
(3,873.50mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2013 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/