Climate at a Glance

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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1902
Ties: 1996
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1902
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1897
Ties: 1977
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1902
Ties: 2014
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1897
Ties: 1930
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1991
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2014
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1991
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1978
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2014
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2014
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
20.44"
(519.18mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2014
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2014
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
41.03"
(1,042.16mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
9.74"
(247.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2015
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
56.16"
(1,426.46mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
9.27"
(235.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1973
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
71.59"
(1,818.39mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1945
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
86.65"
(2,200.91mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
8.61"
(218.69mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1938
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/