Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1969 2006
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1980
Ties: 1959
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1907
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1938
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
20.03"
(508.76mm)
19.23"
(488.44mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1969 1907, 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
22.41"
(569.21mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1918
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
27.86"
(707.64mm)
26.83"
(681.48mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
34.52"
(876.81mm)
32.10"
(815.34mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
40.53"
(1,029.46mm)
37.88"
(962.15mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
45.09"
(1,145.29mm)
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
49.68"
(1,261.87mm)
46.72"
(1,186.69mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
53.09"
(1,348.49mm)
50.41"
(1,280.41mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
75.29"
(1,912.37mm)
72.88"
(1,851.15mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1913
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
100.09"
(2,542.29mm)
100.84"
(2,561.34mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1930
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
146.57"
(3,722.88mm)
151.42"
(3,846.07mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1948
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
193.26"
(4,908.80mm)
201.78"
(5,125.21mm)
-8.52"
(-216.41mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1949
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
241.24"
(6,127.50mm)
252.12"
(6,403.85mm)
-10.88"
(-276.35mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/