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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1902
Ties: 2015
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1902
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1897
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
1.12"
(28.45mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1902
Ties: 1980, 1992, 2012
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1897
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1955 1964
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Ties: 1915
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1991
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2014
Ties: 1898, 1984
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1991
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1978
Ties: 1919
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1953 1935
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2014
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1916
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
12.99"
(329.95mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2014
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
14.85"
(377.19mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1955 1937
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2014
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2014
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1954 1919
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2015
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
48.83"
(1,240.28mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
58.60"
(1,488.44mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1945
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
75.70"
(1,922.78mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 1938
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/