Climate at a Glance

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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1902
Ties: 1970
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1902
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1897
Ties: 2018
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1976 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1902
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1897
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1977 1964
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Ties: 1900
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1991
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2014
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1991
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2014
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2014
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2014
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2014
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
39.24"
(996.70mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1919
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
53.45"
(1,357.63mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1973
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
70.91"
(1,801.11mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
8.47"
(215.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1945
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
85.18"
(2,163.57mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
7.14"
(181.35mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/