Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1974 2006
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1980
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1977 1907
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 1938
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
19.23"
(488.44mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1907, 1918
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
22.41"
(569.21mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
26.83"
(681.48mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
36.50"
(927.10mm)
32.10"
(815.34mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
37.88"
(962.15mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1899
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
43.97"
(1,116.84mm)
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1977 1955
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1899
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
46.72"
(1,186.69mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
50.41"
(1,280.41mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
74.13"
(1,882.90mm)
72.88"
(1,851.15mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1955
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1913
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
101.40"
(2,575.56mm)
100.84"
(2,561.34mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1930
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
155.65"
(3,953.51mm)
151.42"
(3,846.07mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1948
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
210.63"
(5,350.00mm)
201.78"
(5,125.21mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1949
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
263.44"
(6,691.38mm)
252.12"
(6,403.85mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/