Climate at a Glance

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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1902
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1902
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1897
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1902
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1897
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1964
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1991
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2014
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1986 1991
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1978
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1935
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2014
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1916
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2014
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2014
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
25.31"
(642.87mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2014
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
36.32"
(922.53mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 1919
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
3.32"
(84.32mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
63.11"
(1,602.99mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1983 1937
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1945
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
85.78"
(2,178.81mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
7.74"
(196.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1938
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 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/