Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1938
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1905
Feb–Mar 1938
2-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1937 1972
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Jan–Mar 1938
3-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1937 1972
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1905
Dec 1937–Mar 1938
4-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Nov 1937–Mar 1938
5-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Ties: 1948
Oct 1937–Mar 1938
6-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Ties: 1991
Sep 1937–Mar 1938
7-Month
7.96"
(202.18mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Aug 1937–Mar 1938
8-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1935 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Jul 1937–Mar 1938
9-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Jun 1937–Mar 1938
10-Month
12.27"
(311.66mm)
12.35"
(313.69mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
May 1937–Mar 1938
11-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
13.47"
(342.14mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Apr 1937–Mar 1938
12-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1935 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1942
Oct 1936–Mar 1938
18-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
20.72"
(526.29mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1942
Apr 1936–Mar 1938
24-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1942
Apr 1935–Mar 1938
36-Month
43.93"
(1,115.82mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1937 2004
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1987
Apr 1934–Mar 1938
48-Month
55.75"
(1,416.05mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1987
Apr 1933–Mar 1938
60-Month
68.46"
(1,738.88mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/