Climate at a Glance

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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1960
1-Month
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1902
Feb–Mar 1960
2-Month
0.57"
(14.48mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1902
Ties: 1941
Jan–Mar 1960
3-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1897
Dec 1959–Mar 1960
4-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1902
Nov 1959–Mar 1960
5-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1897
Oct 1959–Mar 1960
6-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1964
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Sep 1959–Mar 1960
7-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1991
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2014
Aug 1959–Mar 1960
8-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1991
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Ties: 2016
Jul 1959–Mar 1960
9-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1935
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2014
Jun 1959–Mar 1960
10-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1916
May 1959–Mar 1960
11-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2014
Apr 1959–Mar 1960
12-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2014
Oct 1958–Mar 1960
18-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2014
Apr 1958–Mar 1960
24-Month
24.96"
(633.98mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-6.33"
(-160.79mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1938 1919
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Apr 1957–Mar 1960
36-Month
44.53"
(1,131.06mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Ties: 1934
Apr 1956–Mar 1960
48-Month
57.54"
(1,461.52mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1945
Apr 1955–Mar 1960
60-Month
72.39"
(1,838.71mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1938
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/