Climate at a Glance

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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1985
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1902
Ties: 1914, 1921
Feb–Mar 1985
2-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1984 1981
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1902
Ties: 1930, 1962
Jan–Mar 1985
3-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1984 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1897
Ties: 1976
Dec 1984–Mar 1985
4-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1984 1981
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1902
Nov 1984–Mar 1985
5-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1897
Oct 1984–Mar 1985
6-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1984 1964
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Sep 1984–Mar 1985
7-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1984 1991
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2014
Aug 1984–Mar 1985
8-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1984 1991
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1978
Jul 1984–Mar 1985
9-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2014
Jun 1984–Mar 1985
10-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1916
May 1984–Mar 1985
11-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2014
Apr 1984–Mar 1985
12-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2014
Oct 1983–Mar 1985
18-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2014
Apr 1983–Mar 1985
24-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1919
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2015
Apr 1982–Mar 1985
36-Month
49.46"
(1,256.28mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Apr 1981–Mar 1985
48-Month
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
4.72"
(119.88mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1945
Apr 1980–Mar 1985
60-Month
77.91"
(1,978.91mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1984 1938
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/