Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1986 2006
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1980
Ties: 1906, 1971
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1929
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1907
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
20.71"
(526.03mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1938
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
19.23"
(488.44mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1907, 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Ties: 2010
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
22.41"
(569.21mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
32.39"
(822.71mm)
26.83"
(681.48mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1910
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1973
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
39.28"
(997.71mm)
32.10"
(815.34mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1899
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
43.30"
(1,099.82mm)
37.88"
(962.15mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1899
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
46.67"
(1,185.42mm)
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1899
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
49.81"
(1,265.17mm)
46.72"
(1,186.69mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
50.67"
(1,287.02mm)
50.41"
(1,280.41mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
72.45"
(1,840.23mm)
72.88"
(1,851.15mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1913
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
99.00"
(2,514.60mm)
100.84"
(2,561.34mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1930
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
143.57"
(3,646.68mm)
151.42"
(3,846.07mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
198.42"
(5,039.87mm)
201.78"
(5,125.21mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1949
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
256.53"
(6,515.86mm)
252.12"
(6,403.85mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/